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How To Treat Severe Contact Dermatitis From Allergic Reaction To Neoprene In Ankle Brace
Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more
I've had pin head like rash on my ankles for about 1 wk. dr. Said contact dermatitis, I think petechae. No other symptoms. When should I worry?
Dry red skin: Best way is to see your primary care doctor. This doctor will give you the treatment. ...Read more
My 14 month old has a rash and I think it is contact dermatitis. He has allergies and asthma. My question is can he still go to daycare?
If contact rash, yes: Contact allergic-type rashes are not contagious to other children. Though your child's rash may be itchy or bothersome to him/her, it will not spread. If your child is comfortable and there are no signs of a secondary bacterial infection (pus/ yellow-green drainage from any of the spots), it should be fine to return to daycare. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
I have a red rash on the top of my foot, does not itch. Doctor said is was contact dermatitis and to put hydrocortisone on it, it didn't work.?
Contact dermatitis: It sound like it , if it did not work talk to u physician. ...Read more
Hello I had an allergic contact dermatitis reaction to tree oil. How can I cute it? The skin is raised and super red on my forehead.
Time & less is more: Avoid all cosmetics, and know allergens. See a dermatologist to find out what you are allergic to and what to avoid in personal products that come into contact with your skin. Use products that are hypoallergenic and very mild to moisturize and sooth the skin. Dermatologist might prescribe medications to help lessen the symptoms. Time will allow the skin to heal. ...Read more
Avoidance: If you are reacting to something you are putting on your face, stop. It is difficult for many females to stop using their cosmetics, completely, until the skin heals up. Otc Hydrocortisone cream is helpful in speeding up the healing process and is safe for short term use, but ultimately avoidance is the only cure. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I think i'm having a contact dermatitis reaction from a new lotion? Can i take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) for the itching on my arms and will it help make it go away
Itchy rash all over except face legs and feet for 6 weeks. Biopsy states contact dermatitis or medication reaction. Where do I start?
Start: Surely the doctor has advised you about a change in medicines. If not have a family or friend refer you to a doctor who pays better attention to your concerns. ...Read more
A dermatologist yesterday diagnosed me with severe contact dermatitis on my lips. I got a low dose steroid shot. How long til I see peak effect?
I have contact dermatitis and am being treated for it though i've come to find non-itchy different looking tiny bumps on my left elbow...What is it?
Dry skin?: Try some moisturizer on the elbow and see it this helps. If not, see a dermatologist. ...Read more
Does prednisone help with irritant contact dermatitis? I know its prescribed for allergic contact dermatitis but does it work for irritant contact ?
Can allergic contact dermatitis cause you to form tiny blisters on your lips and cause your skin to be itchy?
Yes : Contact dermatitis is a very common medical issue. Normally there is some sort of trigger that causes your body's immune system to over react. Depending on which part of the body received the trigger is where the manifestation of the skin inflammation normally occurs. In fact, sometimes there are things that do not trigger a reaction the first time but after several exposures it can intensify. ...Read more
Hi I started off on some prednisone for a severe case of contact dermatitis but was just prescribed medrol (methylprednisolone) as a refill, is this an acceptable replacement?
Similar: The two drugs are very similar with Medrol (methylprednisolone) presumably causing slightly less sodium retention. However, oral steroid should not be used as chronic Rx for contact dermatitis , avoidance is . If the problem persists despite avoidance of a known contact allergen, you need to see a dermatologist to look for another Dx. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Had severe case of contact dermatitis, used triamcinalone cream for two weeks which got rid of it, but it's been about 2 weeks & now it's back. Why?
Contact dermatitis: Some cases of contact dermatitis can continue erupting for 3 weeks after initial contact, like poison ivy. Important to identify the substance to which you are allergic so that you don't come in contact with it again. Every time the skin comes in contact with an allergen, the reaction is quicker and stronger. Please see your dermatologist for possible patch testing to figure out the allergy. ...Read more
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