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Medicine For Methoxsalen Allergy
Can i take GLUTATHIONE skin whitening pills with other medicines?I am using betamethasone & methoxsalen.
Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more
About to start using methoxsalen (should i?) for vitiligo, what can I do about nausea, it's intolerable.
Hi Dr I have vitiligo since 2 year. my Dr suggest me methoxsalen with sunlight can I take ginkgo biloba instead of this.
NO: DO NOT SUBSTITUTE a HERBAL remedy for a Prescribed Medication by your Health Care Professional! Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more
Stop methoxaslen: It is difficult to work with liquid without experiencing burns. Use prescition strength steroid cream to decrease inflammation and if tolerated a peeling cream such as urea or retin a (tretinoin) can help lighten darkened areas. Excimer laser is safer for treating vitiligo-see ramed.Com. ...Read more
Hi doc i have vitiligo .my dr suggest me methoxsalen tablets with sunlight .is this good treatment for vitiligo.
I am taking betamethsone and methoxsalen tablets to cure vitiligo.When the white spot vanishes, skin becomes dark from that area.Reason?How to cure it?
Hi Dr I have vitiligo .my Dr sugg me methoxsalen tab it cause me some itching on my hands n feet plz tell me what can I do?
See below: It's not possible to give specific advice on the basis of such limited information. The following websites should be helpful: http://bit.ly/2aZkxzz and http://bit.ly/2aZqQTy For more specific advice consider an online consultation with a Health Tap Concierge Dermatologist. ...Read more
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 if a particular disease episode, good luck ...Read more
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
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
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
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