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Medicine For Burned Skin
I feel a burning sensation in my head, I've took a lot of different medicine. Should I go to the hospital?
Dr. Hello since 2 weeks I got my problem which is in my head to be fell a burning sensation or to be numb. What should I do. Please give good medicine.
I can only suggest: And not prescribe meds. Based on ur history, more likely u had bruising/contusion of ur head and scalp and concussion. Tylenol (acetaminophen) may alleviate ur headache however if u have alarming symptoms like throwing up, passing out, increasing intensity of headache etc, then u need to be seen by ur dr asap. Take care! Http://www. M.Webmd. Com/a-to-z-guides/tc/traumatic-brain-injury-concussion-overview. ...Read more
I got my skin burns with a hot wax. Its a 3rd degree burn......Plz suggest me some medicine or a home remedie medicine. ....?
SImple basic care: Burns are response of the tissues to injury from heat. It is simply inflammation which means increase blood flow to promote healing. Depth determines care. Use of ice worsens already injured skin. Cool water soaks help as can taking anti-inflammation medicines like Motrin or advil (ibuprofen). Avoid any further damage as this can cause scarring. Good skin cream applied daily/gently helps, keep it covered. ...Read more
Headache for a week that stop with medicine and come back last night felt burning sensation in head possible hiv exposure 2 years ago?
I had a skin burn from boiling hot water a few days ago on my upper side of hand. Now it has started to shed off. Any medicine? Is it normal?
I put a lice cure medicine, but then the very back of my scalp was burning me like crazy, then a week later my skin started peeling off, what's happenin?
My lungs are burning and I have a head cold what medicine should I take that won't effect my high heart rate.
My mom has diabetes and her head burns and has itching. Her age is 37. And the medicine are glucophage 1000 mg and lantus (insulin glargine) insuline 42 units.
Severely itchy skin and no rash. Benedryl barely helps and lotion burns. Been without thyroid medicine for 4 weeks. Could this be a symptom?
I have poison ivy put ivy dry on the sites is it possible to get a chemical burn from this medicine my skin peeled off and is very red and sore?
See details: It is possible to have a significant local reaction. Stop using it. It is not a very effective treatment anyway. ...Read more
I was diagnosed with shingles 3 weeks ago when I visited the doc only after 3 days of burning itchy painful skin but no rash. I was given 7 days of anti virus drugs and the rash did not appear. Doc said I had caught the virus eary enough to halt it howeve
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THIRD DEGREE BURN: THIRD DEGREE BURN, is when the injury cause buying if the skin and eventual rupture. You need to be examined and the severity assessed. I usually will start a topical antibiotic like SILVADENE and an oral antibiotic like CEFTIN (cefuroxime). Depending on severity a consult with a BURN SPECIALIST OR PLASTIC SURGEON MAY BE WARRANTED. ...Read more
An injury: The seriousness of the injury depends on how deeply the skin is injured: a superficial burn is like a sunburn and will generally heal quickly, perhaps with a little peeling. A full thickness burn extends through the entire thickness of the skin and will not heal on its own except by scarring and contracture. Between these two extremes are partial thickness burns-some heal, some don't. ...Read more
Get checked quick!: Head pain with trouble balancing that has not gone away needs to be checked soon: in the next few days, to find out what is going on. If the pain or balance trouble worsens, go to an ER. ...Read more
Possibly: All acids can burn the skin. Battery acid is sulphuric acid which has a stronger acidity that can burn skin. If you get battery acid (or any strong acid) on your skin, immediately flush it off with copious amounts of water and you can neutralize it with baking soda if that is at hand. ...Read more
Sun sensitivity: Certain medications, chemicals and medical conditions can make the skin more sensitive to the sun (photosensitivity). For example, an ingredient in your shampoo or having a condition such as lupus can increase photosensitivity. In most cases this isn't a true allergic reaction. However, it can cause symptoms similar to those caused by a sun allergy — and if you already have a sun allergy, it can m. ...Read more
Don't know: It depends on where you feel it, it could be an early shingles infection or a pinch nerve or dental problem. To get a better idea would have to know how long, when it started, other medical problems and was there any history of trauma, my guess is whatever the issue it is it is not serious to warrant immediate medical attention however you should see a physician as soon as you can. ...Read more
Wear sun block: Put sun block before going to the sun, aloe vera is helpful to hydrate the skin. Be sure to apply sun block every 2 hours. Some medications can cause one to become more sensitive to the sun, discuss the medications with your doctor. ...Read more
Consider: A dermatological assessment to explore why this is occurring. ...Read more
Burning intense feeling in head all over has lasted over an hour now? I'm very worried. Any thoughts?
History & Exam: Your symptoms seem severe enough to warrant a thorough history and exam. Only that will point to the possible causes and then appropriate diagnostic or therapeutic action can be taken. See your pcp urgently. ...Read more
What is the cause of feels like burning sensations or hot at the top of your head im getting anxious about it?
Hot head: It is more common to have a numb sensation on the top of the head. Most of the time people complained of temperature change on top of the head, I found them to be anxious. Are you under a lot of stress? Please do not get the wrong idea. I am not suggesting anything. For the most part, it is probably nothing serious as I do not know of any significantly bad condition with this complaint. ...Read more
I have really light skin and almost every time I try to tan, I ended up burning. Is there anything to help me tan?
The lower, center of the back of my head feels like there's an injury (long cut) and burns, but there's nothing topical. What could this be?
Possible shingles: If only on one side of head it could be shingles from prior chicken pox. This commonly presents as an uncomfortable skin sensation before the rash shows. The issue is not the rash, which clears rather quickly, but rather that you can develop pain that lingers- post herpetic neuralgia. See your MD for evaluation so you can start appropriate medication early if needed and avoid long term problems. ...Read more
Sometimes parts of my head get really hot almost to the point of burning and goes away. What could this be? Also have nerve problems in head.
Neuropathy: It sounds like you are describing local pain/burning on the surface of your head that comes and goes. As it is variable, this sounds like a neuropathy. There may be nerve endings in the scalp that are more sensitive. Thus, they may "fire off" and lead to the burning sensation. There are metabolic causes of neuropathy such as diabetes or thyroid. Disease. Check with your doctor as it can be helped. ...Read more