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Is there a technique for applying novasone lotion (mometasone) to scalp through profuse hair without shaving? I am male 82, fond of my grey locks

Is there a technique for applying novasone lotion (mometasone) to scalp through profuse hair without shaving? I am male 82, fond of my grey locks

Difficult: You will need someone to apply it by carefully parting you hair to expose your bare scalp and applying the cream. May be time consuming but can be done. ...Read more

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I went to the dentist today and had 2 root canals done. I had no novocane. Now my lip is going numb. I had this work done at 4:30. I'm now wondering if I should be concerned?

I went to the dentist today and had 2 root canals done. I had no novocane. Now my lip is going numb. I had this work done at 4:30. I'm now wondering if I should be concerned?

Are: Are these the lower teeth on the side, behind the canine? If you had no anesthesia, the nerves in the teeth were probably non-vital. Did the dentist give you antibiotics? Were you fine when you left the office?

You may be getting a severe sweling with pressure in the bone which is putting pressure on the nerve, causing the numbness. This is probably from an infection.

You need to see someone asap. Call his emergency number, or get yourself to an emergency room. They may not be able to treat the tooth but they can give you antibiotics if you did not get a prescription from your dentist. And see the dentist the first chance you have. ...Read more

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Ross River Virus Jan2014, subsequent rash & pernicious anaemia. Rash appears to be BULLOUS PEMPHIGOLD. Topical ointment NOVASONE largely ineffectual?

Ross River Virus Jan2014, subsequent rash & pernicious anaemia. Rash appears to be BULLOUS PEMPHIGOLD. Topical ointment NOVASONE largely ineffectual?

Ouch!: If you haven't, see a Dermatologist - here's good info: http://www. Dermnet. Com/videos/bullous-diseases/autoimmune-blistering-diseases-of-the-basement-membrane-zone/bullous-pemphigoid-treatment/
You may need systemic corticosteroids but they have some bad side EFX. I hope it helps! Wish I could say 'No worries'. ...Read more

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