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What are the bumps under my baby's diaper? How do I get rid of them?

What are the bumps under my baby's diaper? How do I get rid of them?

Diaper rash: If you are referring to a diaper rash, then try OTC creams like Aquaphor, Desitin, (zinc oxide diaper cream) Triple Paste, Butt Paste, balmex, etc. If no improvement, then get checked out by your pediatrician to see if it's fungal, which needs anti fungal creams. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of diaper rash?

How do you get rid of diaper rash?

Several causes: Diaper rashes are very common in babies and infants. They are usually caused by the combination of moisture and friction. To avoid a rash keep the diaper area clean and dry and use some type of moisture barrier such as one containing zinc oxide. If you think it may be a yeast rash, use an antifungal cream. If the rash persists or causes discomfort, talk to your pediatrician. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of persistent diaper rash?

How can I get rid of persistent diaper rash?

Diaper rash: If a diaper rash doesn't respond to frequent diaper changes and a good diaper cream, in a day or so; it may be a yeast diaper rash, or an infection. Have your pediatrician check it out ...Read more

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How can I most quickly get rid of a diaper rash?

How can I most quickly get rid of a diaper rash?

Diaper rash: For diaper rash keep baby's skin clean & dry. Change diaper as soon as it's soiled or wet. For healing allow baby to go without diaper for periods of time so affected area can air out. Avoid tight diapers or airtight covers over diaper. Meds your Dr. might recommend include antifungal cream (for fungus), a steroid cream (for significant inflammation) or an antibiotic (for bacterial infection.) ...Read more

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What is the most effective way to get rid of diaper rash?

What is the most effective way to get rid of diaper rash?

Diaper rash: For diaper rash keep baby's skin clean & dry. Change diaper as soon as it's soiled or wet. For healing allow baby to go without diaper for periods of time so affected area can air out. Avoid tight diapers or airtight covers over diaper. Meds your Dr. might recommend include antifungal cream (for fungus), a steroid cream (for significant inflammation) or an antibiotic (for bacterial infection.) ...Read more

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What is a really good way to get rid of baby's diaper rash?

What is a really good way to get rid of baby's diaper rash?

Agree!: I do agree with dr. Eastern's answer! babies rash is frequently fungal. Urine potentiates the growth. You can get prescribed meds, but the old standby has been zinc oxide in an oil base, to rub on the baby's derrier! very inexpensive and it usually works. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of adult diaper rash?

How do I get rid of adult diaper rash?

Stay dry: Keep the area as dry as possible. If there is itching & redness, some over the counter medications may help (antifungals). Be careful using otc steroid creams. If diabetic, see your pcp. Wear cotton underwear or none at all when possible but if wearing diapers, change ofen, wash often, dry often, use absorbent material like corn starch and use barrier creams (some have zinc). If ?'s, see pcp! ...Read more

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How can I get rid of my son's yeast diaper rash?

Depends: Diaper rashes have several causes, the commonest being due to infrequent changing. If there is a strong odor of ammonia, that is a clue. A yeast infection is another cause. I would advise that you see your pediatrician. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of my son's yeast diaper rash ?

How can I get rid of my son's yeast diaper rash ?

Infrequent changing: Yeast grows on the skin when the diaper is not changed frequently enough. See your pediatrician for treatment. ...Read more

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What can be done to get rid of diarrhea and a bleeding diaper rash?

What can be done to get rid of diarrhea and a bleeding diaper rash?

LBM-DIAPER RASH: Among babies, diaper rash follows lbm. Diarrhea rx: no juice or milk, depending on age, you can give tea, rice, crackers, banana, pedialyte.Consult md if not sure.Diaper rash responds to fungal medic. Like nystatin, mycolog, lotrisone (clotrimazole and betamethasone). ...Read more

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How can I get rid of my 1year old sons yeast diaper rash?

How can I get rid of my 1year old sons yeast diaper rash?

See below: Air out the diaper area and let the sun shine in! you can also purchase and antifungal cream without prescription like lotrimin af (generic 1% clotrimazole) cream. Apply to the affected diaper area 2 times daily. The cream is the same one used for athlete's foot and jock itch. If the rash is not improving over the next week, have your doctor check to ascertain if yeast is truly the cause. ...Read more

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Could i put desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream) on my pubic/butt area to get rid of bumps?

Could i put desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream) on my pubic/butt area to get rid of bumps?

Yes, you can: but you may not see the results you are looking for. Desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream) and similar rash creams are intended to act as barriers to protect skin from irritation from stool and urine, and to protect eroded skin while it is healing. ...Read more

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My 1week old baby but is bright red and irritated is this a diaper rash? A&d ointment and desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream) aren't working! What is diaper rash? How to get rid?

My 1week old baby but is bright red and irritated is this a diaper rash? A&d ointment and desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream) aren't working! What is diaper rash? How to get rid?

Have rash seen ASAP: Diaper rash is rash in diaper area. There are many causes. Irritation, bacterial &viral infections, fungal infection, allergic reaction-all can trigger rash. Disposable diapers, by keeping that area warm & moist trigger these rashes. Societies where disposable diapers are rarely used, hardly see many rashes. What u have described shd be seen ASAP to determine the cause and appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Can mixture of baking soda/water really get rid of thrush-yeast of baby mouth and nipples? About yeast diaper rash?

Can mixture of baking soda/water really get rid of thrush-yeast of baby mouth and nipples? About yeast diaper rash?

Unlikely: you can give it a try though, but generally the condition that you described requires prescription medications, good luck ...Read more

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How can you get rid of dirty like darkness on the neck ?

How can you get rid of dirty like darkness on the neck ?

Acanthosis nigricans: If darkness on neck is also velvety to touch, you may have acanthosis nigricans. Check out http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/acanthosis-nigricans/basics/definition/con-20025600 for more info. Then go see your Family Doc for evaluation, including labs to check for diabetes. ...Read more

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Is it good to join a gym to get rid of Belly fat or jogging is enough? My body is good but belly is bulged out and looks dirty. Gym or jog? Plz help

Is it good to join a gym to get rid of Belly fat or jogging is enough? My body is good but belly is bulged out and looks dirty. Gym or jog? Plz help

Neither is best!: Exercise helps, but low carb diets work best. By decreasing insulin, you get rid of abdominal fat. Selective exercise will help lose fat, but in no specific location. ...Read more