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Doctor insights on: Luxiq 012 Foam

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What is Luxiq?

What is Luxiq?

Luxiq: Luxiq = betamethasone valerate foam. It is used for "Reducing itching, redness, and swelling associated with skin conditions of the scalp." See: http://www.drugs.com/cdi/luxiq-foam.html ...Read more

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Can children use Luxiq?

Can children use Luxiq?

Not recommended: Kindly don't try on children, medium potency steroid with multiple side-effects, need close monitoring by physician when treating an adult ...Read more

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Who should not use Luxiq?

Who should not use Luxiq?

Luxiq: "Luxiq (betamethasone valerate foam) is contraindicated in patients who are hypersensitive to betamethasone valerate, to other corticosteroids, or to any ingredient in this preparation." See: http://www.rxlist.com/luxiq-drug/overdosage-contraindications.htm ...Read more

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Can pregnant women use Luxiq?

Can pregnant women use Luxiq?

Luxiq: Luxiq is a FDA pregnancy Category C medication. This means that it should be discussed with the physician to ensure that benefits outweigh potential risks. ...Read more

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Derm said I have dermatitis. He gave me luxiq, ever heard of it?

Derm said I have dermatitis. He gave me luxiq, ever heard of it?

YES STEROID CREAM: Yes it is used for skin rashes and is effective steroid cream.It is Betamethasone valearate it should be used as directed by your physician. ...Read more

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Are foam rubber pillows safe for kids?

Are foam rubber pillows safe for kids?

Pillow: yes foam rubber pillows are safe for children as long as they are covered by a pillowcase with a zipper. children should not eat the foam material ...Read more

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I just coughed up a white frothy foam?

I just coughed up a white frothy foam?

Cough: If you have underlying problems like congestive heart failure or chronic bronchitis / emphysema, contact your doctor ASAP. If you are healthy it just happened it may even get better on its own if not may have allergy or bronchitis, have yourself checked out ...Read more

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What could foam in my urine be indicative of?

What could foam in my urine be indicative of?

Protein in your urin: Get a urine samples to see if protein is spilling. It could be the sign of kidney disease. ...Read more

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What does it mean when someone coughs up foam?

What does it mean when someone coughs up foam?

CHF?.....: Congestive heart failure can result in coughing up "frothy" secretions which could resemble "foam". Other symptoms include shortness of breath, either with activity or at rest, edema of the extremities, etc. See your doctor so this can be diagnosed and treated. ...Read more

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How do I know if im allergic to my foam mattress?

How do I know if im allergic to my foam mattress?

Foam mattress: It is not all that simple. If you are having problems you can take a small same of it (maybe with the help of the manufacturer0 to an allergist for a patch test with controls. Sometimes it is not the foam matress but fungicides or other chemicals or even dust mites. ...Read more

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Where can I find toothpaste with no or very less foam?

Where can I find toothpaste with no or very less foam?

Sensodyne: Sensodyne tooth paste, which is recommended for patients with sensitive teeth, creates very little to no foam. There is no harm in using Sensodyne even if you do not have sensitive teeth. ...Read more

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What is the difference between a cleansing foam and emulsion?

Emulsion and Foam: Both are cleansing dispersions of two immiscible substances. In an cleansing emulsion they are both in liquid form whereas in cleansing foam one is liquid and the other is in a gaseous base. ...Read more

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Is there a foam barrier method still available to help protect from nighttime reflux? It makes so much sense, but can't seems to find one.

Is there a foam barrier method still available to help protect from nighttime reflux?  It makes so much sense, but can't seems to find one.

Gaviscon, sucralfate: Gaviscon is otc, antacid plus alginic acid to "coat" inflamed tissue. Sucralfate is rx; coats inflamed lining of esophagus and stomach; alters the mucus lining of the stomach; doesn't get absorbed into blood stream; can goop up other meds, so time them either 1/2 h before or 2 hrs after dosing;. ...Read more