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What is fluocinolone acetonide topical solution used for?

What is fluocinolone acetonide topical solution used for?

Eczema, dermatitis: It is a group iii corticosteroid which means it is potent (strong). Do not use in excess. Probably not for use on the face. To be used under doctor supervision. Used in combination with other eczema treatments such as moisturizing creams and anti itch medicine such as zyrtec (cetirizine). ...Read more

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Should I use fluocinolone acetonide for anal irritation?

Should I use fluocinolone acetonide for anal irritation?

Not unless: You have been examined, diagnosed and treated by a doctor. Topical steroids are not always the answer. ...Read more

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Will fluocinolone acetonide reduce bikini rash?

Will fluocinolone acetonide reduce bikini rash?

Bikini rash: Cover the area plagued by razor bumps with 1 percent hydrocortizone cream one to two times per day. This will help soothe the area and reduce the redness associated with razor bumps.
Fluocinolone acetonide is too strong for the area. ...Read more

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Is fluocinolone acetonide cream good for eczema?

Is fluocinolone acetonide cream good for eczema?

Yes: It is a group iii corticosteroid which means it is potent (strong). Do not use in excess. Probably not for use on the face. To be used under doctor supervision. Used in combination with other eczema treatments such as moisturizing creams and anti itch medicine such as zyrtec (cetirizine). ...Read more

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Will fluocinolone acetonide reduce a bikini rash?

Will fluocinolone acetonide reduce a bikini rash?

Fluocinolone: Flucinolone is a medium potency steroid. As long as your rash is not contaminated with yeast or fungus or bacteria it should work. Do not use the fluocinolone more than twice a day and no more than two weeks in a row. Long term use can cause thinning of the skin as well as stretch marks. ...Read more

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Tell me about use of fluocinolone acetonide?

Tell me about use of fluocinolone acetonide?

Fluocinolone: Use this medication on the skin only. However, do not use it on the face, groin, or underarms unless directed to do so by your doctor.
The U.S. Food and drug administration has approved the use of Fluocinonide to treat the swelling, itching, dryness, scaling and redness associated with rash, eczema, psoriasis, allergic reactions and other skin problems. ...Read more

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Is fluocinolone acetonide effective for lichen planus? Do I need to take anti itch pill with this, as my doctor prescribed?

Is fluocinolone acetonide effective for lichen planus? Do I need to take anti itch pill with this, as my doctor prescribed?

Lichen Planus: Treatment of lichen planus include topical steroids like fluocinolone, retinoids-topical or oral, no steroidal creams like Elidel (pimecrolimus) or protopic, antihistamines, and phototherapy. But you have to adress the cause such as medications and viral infections. ...Read more

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Is Fluocinolone Acetonide for treating redness, preventing acne after shave is effective Does that hurt as my skin is sensitive for laser resurfacing?

Is Fluocinolone Acetonide for treating redness, preventing acne after shave is effective Does that hurt as my skin is sensitive for laser resurfacing?

Fluocinolone: Fluocinolone may be a bit much to use for after shave to reduce redness. There are many skin moisturizers that may wirk just as well ...Read more

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Can I use this cream for pigmentation 3, 4 months this cream good, (Lazma cream)fluocinolone acetonide USP 0.01%Hydroquinone USP4%Tretinoin USP 0.05%?

Can I use this cream for pigmentation 3, 4 months this cream good, (Lazma cream)fluocinolone acetonide USP 0.01%Hydroquinone USP4%Tretinoin USP 0.05%?

Pigmentation: I would strongly suggest you see a dermatologist if you loking to lighten your skin. You may overshoot your mark and be sorry forever after ...Read more

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What kind of rash could my 1 year old daughter have her doctor has been perscribing her fluocinolone acetonide cream for almost 3 months now and her rash isn't going away im very worried she has red bumps all over her feet and hands wich are the worst and

What kind of rash could my 1 year old daughter have her doctor has been perscribing her fluocinolone acetonide cream for almost 3 months now and her rash isn't going away im very worried she has red bumps all over her feet and hands wich are the worst and

This: This is difficult to answer without a picture. Possibilities include eczema (atopic dermatitis), psoriasis, allergic rash, drug rash, and scabies. Since you are not better, I would recommend she see a dermatologist for diagnosis and to discuss treatment options that can help. Does it look similar to the picture in the link below? ...Read more

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I am using Triamcinolone Acetonide inj 1 ml (40mg) for skin allergy. After how much gap I can use again. Do I need to take any antibiotic with it?

I am using Triamcinolone Acetonide inj 1 ml (40mg) for skin allergy. After how much gap I can use again. Do I need to take any antibiotic with it?

As infrequent as. ..: But it will likely be ok if you get 40 mg intralesionally once every 3 or 4 months. Do note that some of the side effects from steroid exposure are dependent on total cumulative exposure and thus the total amount received over time does matter. ...Read more

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Can I use nystatin and triamcinolone acetonide cream to treat a rash caused by allergy to roaches?

Can I use nystatin and triamcinolone acetonide cream to treat a rash caused by allergy to roaches?

Depends: Nystatin is used to treat fungal infections. Triamcinolone is topical steroid, which is used to treat eczema or allergic contact dermatitis type reactions. I f the rash is being caused by an allergic reaction, using the triamcinolone cream twice daily on the affected area will help. However, roaches traditionally causes nasal allergy symptoms or worsening of asthma and rarely contact reactions. ...Read more

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Can you tell me is fluocinolone cream effective in relief mosquito bite?

Can you tell me is fluocinolone cream effective in relief mosquito bite?

Steroid: Steroid creams, such as fluocinolone cream, are effective at decreasing the symptoms of insect bites, such as mosquitos. Improvement can be seen with redness, swelling and itching. ...Read more

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Is fluocinolone cream effective in relieving a mosquito bite? Any answer appreciated.

Is fluocinolone cream effective in relieving a mosquito bite? Any answer appreciated.

Should help: Two medications used topically to help stop the itching and inflammation from bites and stings are diphenhydramine (Benedryl) and topical steroids (such as fluocinolone). ...Read more

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4 yr old prescribed fluocinolone. 01 scalp oil to use 2x day. Box says needs 2 b rinsed off, does it hve to b washed after every use?

4 yr old prescribed fluocinolone. 01 scalp oil to use 2x day. Box says needs 2 b rinsed off, does it hve to b washed after every use?

It depends: Many preparations with this medication are prescribed as not to be washed off. Your doctor's directions should be followed to the letter though, since s/he may have a specific reason for advising it to be used in a certain way. ...Read more

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My face is very red since 3 days ago after hair removal when I use Fluocinolone it disappears since last night It's also very dry what should I do?

My face is very red since 3 days ago after hair removal when I use Fluocinolone it disappears since last night It's also very dry what should I do?

How did you...: Remove the hair? Did you use a hair removing chemical? These are not to be used on the face, this my be why your face is red and swollen. If you had hair removal by a doctor, sometimes you will have redness and swelling for a few days. You should NOT be using fluocinolone on your face. Try cool compresses to reduce swelling, and a moisturizing lotion. See a doctor if no better in few days. ...Read more

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What is the difference between fluocinonide and fluocinolone? What is more effective for chronic dermatitis (lip) area?

What is the difference between fluocinonide and fluocinolone? What is more effective for chronic dermatitis (lip) area?

Different chemical: They are quite similar in action but made up of different chemicals. Not usually recommended for use on the face however. Consider seeing an allergist or dermatologist to find out why you have had this problem for so long. Chronic use of moderately potent steroid may thin the skin and if possible it is always better to find out what causes the problem in the first place. ...Read more

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A 5 months old baby girl is suffering from severe eczema. She is not getting better with synalar (fluocinolone) 1 in 4 and balneum stings. Please help.

A 5 months old baby girl is suffering from severe eczema. She is not getting better with synalar (fluocinolone) 1 in 4 and balneum stings. Please help.

Severe eczema: I recommend seeing an allergist to check for food allergies that may be aggravating your baby's eczema. Most common are egg, wheat, milk, soy, peanut, even if breastfeeding. If formula feeding it may be necessary to switch to a hypoallergenic formula, such as nutramagen or alimentum. It won't cure the eczema but if food allergic will markedly improve. Try vaseline as a moisturizer. ...Read more

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I have psoriasis in my ear and it is inflamed, I am using synalar (fluocinolone) otic. I am in pain, what can I do to bring the swelling down, and relieve the pain?

I have psoriasis in my ear and it is inflamed, I am using synalar (fluocinolone) otic. I am in pain, what can I do to bring the swelling down, and relieve the pain?

Sounds like infected: The pain and swelling could be caused by a bacterial or other infection. Those symptoms are not usually caused by the psoriasis. An anti-inflammatory might help the pain and swelling, but I think it'd be best to get medical attention. You might need an oral antibiotic or other precription medication (s). ...Read more

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What can I do for a medicine allergy?

What can I do for a medicine allergy?

Stop taking it: If it is an extreme necessity, and there are no alternatives, and you don't know whether this an allergic reaction or an adverse drug reaction (side effect), see an allergist/immunologist for evaluation and possible desensitization to the said drug for treatment of a particular disease episode, good luck ...Read more

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What is the best medicine for stubborn allergies?

What is the best medicine for stubborn allergies?

Various Options: Daily steroid or antihistamines nasal sprays (fluticasone, azelastine) are helpful. Determining exactly what you could be sensitized to in order to practice appropriate avoidance measures is also important. If medications and avoidance are not effective or not feasible allergen immunotherapy (allergy shots) could be an option as well. Other meds include Sudafed, Mucinex, (guaifenesin) Afrin, oral antihistamines ...Read more

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Do I have to be 18 to buy medicine for allergies?

Do I have to be 18 to buy medicine for allergies?

Depends: It depends on the medication. Some medicines are over the counter and some are behind the counter requiring photo id and signature. ...Read more

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I had allergy today, was it due to any of my medicine?

I had allergy today, was it due to any of my medicine?

Could be!: Without understanding the circumstances and the type of reaction, it is impossible to answer the question. If you started the new medicine, and experienced a reaction, it could be due to allergy to the medication. ...Read more

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I'm curious as to what is the best medicine to cure allergy?

I'm curious as to what is the best medicine to cure allergy?

No cure yet, but...: Allergy shots (allergen immunotherapy) is currently the only treatment that is disease modifiying, meaning it can change how the body responds to exposure to allergens. It is "natural" and long lasting effects carry on after shots are stopped. It works for most, but not all people. Closest thing to a cure so far..... For more read my blog at: http://www. Familyallergyasthmacare. Com/2013/03/its-no. ...Read more

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What is the best OTC allergy medicine?

What is the best OTC allergy medicine?

OTC Allergy: Not fair. Truly, it is trial-and-error. What works best for you might not work best for someone else. Loratadine is the weakest binding non-sedating antihistamine; Cetirizine is the strongest binding non-sedating antihistamine. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) works better than both but it makes people sleepy. ...Read more

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How are drug allergies treated usually?

How are drug allergies treated usually?

See below: It depends on the severity of the reaction. Certainly removal of the offending drug is the first step. Then medication to help with itching or hives, an antihistamine maybe needed. Also, steroids are some times used. And in severe cases, hospitalization maybe indicated. ...Read more