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Prosacea gel: Prosacea gel has the homeopathic remedy sulphur in it, at a potency of 1x. In general, homeopathic remedies are very safe in pregnancy. Please know that this may or may not be the remedy you need for a facial rash in pregnancy, since it differs from rosacea. (chloasma vs rosacea.) also there are paraben additives in this particular product that i wouldn't want on my face even if not pregnant. ...Read more
Can I use the following topical: Prosacea Rosacea Treatment Gel, if I have a Sulfa/Bactrim Allergy? Sulfer is an ingerdient listed on the box, is that the same thing?
Yes: Avoid topical sulfa also. There are other creams or lotions not containing sulfa yet at least as effective. However sulfate or sulfite are not the same and needs not be avoided. ...Read more
Very expensive : Acthar gel was in vogue many decades ago and was used to treat a disorder called infantile spasms as well as other conditions that were causing inflammation of organ systems. It is an animal derived endocrine substance that would stimulate the human adrenal gland to release a hormone called cortisol. Long term benefits/side effects are similar to the much cheaper steroids such as Prednisone . ...Read more
Neither is best.: Either one is only safe to be used in conjunction with a condom, diaphragm or other barrier method to prevent the bulk of the semen from presenting to the cervix. The spermicide is helpful only in killing off the few sperm who may escape the blockage of the other measures. Most diaphragms are marketed with a cream, so most likely is the better form. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer