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Im always breaking out and I don't know y can it be eczema and how can I treat it?

Im always breaking out and I don't know y can it be eczema and how can I treat it?

Break outs: Acne? Eczema? See a dermatologist. There are so many different medicated creams that may help you. Once your examined, the doctor may have a better idea as to what condition you have. ...Read more

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How long does it usually take from first contracting eczema herpeticum to the skin breaking out with fluid filled spots/crusty skin?

How long does it usually take from first contracting eczema herpeticum to the skin breaking out with fluid filled spots/crusty skin?

Eczema Herpeticum: 5-12 days. Read about it here===>http://www.Buzzle.Com/articles/eczema-herpeticum-symptoms.Html. As you probably know, there are less common, but potential more serious side effects than the usual blistering rash, fever, and discomfort that you get with an attack. It is best to contact your dermatologist to discuss controlling and treating the attack. ...Read more

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I have been breaking out all over my body in itchy bumps. Is this eczema?

I have been breaking out all over my body in itchy bumps. Is this eczema?

Eczema vs hives: It's impossible to guess what the itchy bumps could be without knowing where and when they occur. With eczema, there usually isn't a rash until you scratch because you itch. The rash results from scratching. The bumps are often tiny, as well. With hives, the bumps can be tiny or huge, they get bigger with scratching, and they go away completely in a few hours. With poison ivy you get blisters. ...Read more

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When healthtap doctor says, allergy shots could work for eczema, is that mean atopic dermatitis is also treatable? Are they similar terms?

When healthtap doctor says, allergy shots could work for eczema, is that mean atopic dermatitis is also treatable? Are they similar terms?

ATOPIC DERMATITIS: Atopic dermatitis is allergic in origin manifested by eczema or other itchy rashes located in the cubital and popliteal areas, recurrent in nature unless allergen is discovered. The allergy shots are given to desensitized the patient. ...Read more

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Can a pacifier cause an eczema break out on a toddler?

Can a pacifier cause an eczema break out on a toddler?

No: The pacifier itself shouldn't cause eczema as dr. Ferguson mentioned, however any excessive drool may cause a contact dermatitis around the baby's mouth. The pacifier may trap a little moisture by the mouth and cause a small area of irritation. If this is the case use vasoline ointment as a barrier. You don't need to stop using the pacifier. Aap recommends using up to 1 year for bedtime/naps. ...Read more

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Used desonide for baby eczema for the last 2 weeks. How long should I take a break before resuming?

Used desonide for baby eczema for the last 2 weeks.  How long should I take a break before resuming?

2 weeks: If you have been using desonide twice daily for 2 weeks, you should take a break for at least 2 weeks before resuming. As a rule of thumb, 2 weeks is the maximum number of days in a row to use twice daily topical steroids. If you are using topical steroids only once daily, then you may use them for a month. Use caution on the face and genital regions with topical steroids (can thin skin). ...Read more

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What cream or medicine is safe to use under my eyes for an eczema break out?

What cream or medicine is safe to use under my eyes for an eczema break out?

Cream: You can try cetaphil cream first. This is over the counter. If it does not work, you can try a steroid cream such as aristocort, (triamcinolone) but be aware that it may cause secondary cataracts or glaucoma. If the eczema persists, see your local dermatologist. ...Read more