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Is Cvs Antibiotic And Pain Relief Cream On Genital Area Ok For Itching
The major organs of the reproductive system includes, the external genitalia (penis and vulva) as well as a number of internal organs including the gamete producing gonads (testicles and ovaries). Diseases of the human reproductive system are very common and widespread, particularly ...Read more
Had itching in genital area Dr prescribed cream that gets inserted into my vagina. Why did she give me an internal cream for and external problem?
Normal treatment: The most common cause of vaginal area itching is yeast infection, which usually involves the inside of the vagina as well as external areas. A vaginal anti-yeast cream or suppository is the usual treatment. If you remain uncertain, call your doctor's office for clarification. ...Read more
Which medicine or cream or powder should I use to prevent itching in genital area? Thanks for help
Depends: Depends on the cause. An exam will indicate the best therapy. ...Read more
Have excessive itching in my genital area & anus. Have seen a number of doctors & they have given cortezone and antifungal cream but no change.
A cyst like filled sac down in my genital area near my groin that that leaks pus and itches. It comes and goes but never really heals up & come back.
Need more info: But sounds like it could be a fungal skin infection. See doctor. ...Read more
My genital area is white and dry. It itches a lot and scaly. I put lotrimin (clotrimazole) for about two weeks. It went away, and then came back after like a week.
I have white bumps in the pubic hair at the top of my genital area it itches and turns red what could it be?
For the past four to five days I have been having a weird discomfort feeling in my genital area. It itches when I shower no smell?
Need to be examined: There are several possible conditions. A physical exam, lab study/urinalysis if needed should be arranged. Call your family md or an ob/gyn md. ...Read more
I have an insect bite that turned into an open sore & now itches, hurts and oozes occasionally. Tried antibiotic cream hasn't helped. What should I do?
Hi, my umbilicus itches and has grey discharge with very bad smell. Been doing alcohol swab for a week but didn't work. Should I apply antibiotic cream?
No: Omphalitis on an adult is usually due to a very deep umbilicus [persistent urachus may be the cause] and a hairy abdomen. The hairs have tiny barbs which cause them to line up and insinuate relentlessly into the base of the navel. This is very irritating. The remedy is to use a clamp which will enable removal of all the debris in there. I recommend Castellani solution. Alcohol and gentian violet w ...Read more
What is my skin rash and how do I treat it? I have a rash on my wrist that appeared a week or so ago. I have tried antifungal cream and triple antibiotic ointment. It itches like crazy and I can't stop scratching. At it's worst the rash was cracked and
There: There are several possibilities including psoriasis, eczema, lichen planus, and skin allergy. I would recommend that you only use a gentle cleanser when cleaning your hands (like cerave or cetaphil), and use a moisturizer cream such as aquaphor, cetaphil, eucerin, or cetaphil cream twice daily. If not better after a week or so, consider a trip to a dermatologist who can make an accurate diagnosis and formulate a good treatment plan for you. You might need a steroid cream/ointment to clear this up. I hope that helps! ...Read more
I really need a solution to relief the itching of hsv2 in the genital area, my girl is desperate every time she feels it, any recommendation?
Oral antiviral meds: Like acylovir and valcycovir may reduce the duration of symptoms if taken at first sign of an outbreak, but taken on a prophylactic basis may reduce the frequency of outbreaks. ...Read more
What can be done about itching in skin folds? The itching is more intense when bathing in warm water. Medicated talcum powder gives only temporary relief. Antibiotic ointments only seem to make it worse. Cortisone cream has no effect one way or the other.
If: If there is no skin breakdown or rash, keeping a skin fold dry and as free of moisture as you can is a good start. If there is skin breakdown you may have a secondary infection or fungal rash and may need to see a physician. ...Read more
Yes: Latex allergy is possible and can be very serious. Try a non latex brand. If symptoms go away and return when latex is used you have a diagnosis. As noted latex allergy can be very serious. Marked swelling or problems with your airway or breathing should prompt emergency room visit. ...Read more
What should I use for the itching bumps n the rash is spreading my skin is like grayish on the genital area?
My question is in regard to my son, 18 years old, who has had itching for the past 4 weeks without a rash. Itching started in genital area, but jumps from different areas of his body at different times. Recent blood work done in May of this year was norma
Mast cell fragility,: Mast cell fragility is a condition where the mast cell ruptures easily. This problem of the cell rupture without a substantial slap or pressure to the skin can occur from a weakened mast cell wall or membrane. A deficiency in a biochemical needed to strengthen the cell membrane needs to be diagnosed and replaced. Chronic inflammation should be ruled out by your M.D. A trial of B-6, B ...Read more
A recent study showed that in a hospitalized group of patients it was not the actual degree of pain relief that determined patient satisfaction. It was the perceived concern on the part of the heath care providers and their attempts to alleviate the degree of pain that mattered. Even ...Read more