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Travocort Cream Tr
Fungal Infections: It contains isoconazole nitrate and used in the treatment of fungal infections of hairless and hairy skin, eg in the region of the hands, the interdigital spaces of the feet, and in the inguinal and genital regions ...Read more
I have been using travocort for 2 days and there is now a white layer type skin thing on my clitoris. Is this due to the cream?
Overgrowth possible: The cream could leave a layer of material on the area but am not sure what you are using this on the clitoris for as that is not good for any period. Also, this can also leave an overgrowth of yeast in that area especially under the hood and should clean gently with light vinegar solution and if persists should be checked by your doctor. Hope this helped some. ...Read more
Severe jock itch. I have been using travocort cream, it seems to help. However, it comes back within a week I stop using travocort. The Best treatment?
Use anti-fungal only: Travocort is a combination of both an anti-fungal and a steroid cream. The steroid can decrease inflammation but also lead to rebound irritation. So stick with a single drug treatment consisting of just an antifungal only w/o any steroid. There are plenty of these available over-the-counter w/o prescription. Just ask your pharmacist to point out some options. Failing that, go see your dermatologis. ...Read more
Using Travocort to treat small lumps around back passage that sting when urine or water touches them. They also bleed bright red blood (small amounts) after wiping. Since using the cream (applied it approx 5 times to date) the lumps have grown white heads
I got a seborrheic dermatitis on my face . The doctor gave me Travocort cream and diflucan capsules. But I heard that protopic &elidel are better .
Heard from whom?: You have been seen by a professional whose clinical judgement was to prescribe you the said medicines according to your case, so kindly follow what your doctor advised you to, and keep the follow up. The steroid cream prescribed, Travocort, is a potent one, pls don't exceed the prescribed duration. I know you may be frustrated, but you need to trust your doctor. Elidel/Protopic aren't meant 4 ur case ...Read more
Hi I am having red itchy rashes on the cleavage. I have heavy breast. Doctor prescribed travocort cream. But it does not seem working and getting wors?
Corticosteroid atrop: Superpowerful cortisone can thin the skin out and cause atrophy which can be so severe that the skin actually tears in these areas. If you were told not to use a cortisone in body folds, then listen up! Do not use something in an area where you were told not to. This is a great recipe for bad trouble. ...Read more
I've fungul infection.dr prescribed diflucan 3 pills in 7 days, gynofit & travocort, i finished the medication but im still not ok.it's here for 3 months?
Alternate treatment: Probably you are referring to a genital infeciton, i.e. vaginal yeast infection. A few percent of them are resistant to all "azole" drugs. Ask your doctor about alternate treatments like caspofungin, nystatin, or flucytosine. You may need to see an infectious diseases specialist or a gyn who specializes in infections. Good luck! ...Read more
Nitro: Nitroglycerine cream is a form of nitroglycerine that can be applied topically. It can be used for the same indications as oral nitro. Also, nitroglycerine ointment is used for people with rectal fissures. ...Read more
Silvadene (silver sulfadiazine) Ingestion.: Silvadene (silver sulfadiazine) is for external use only. Call 1-800-222-1222 24 hours per day, 7 days per week to reach any poison control center in the United States. You will be connected with an expert who will direct you how to proceed. Please have all product information available when you call. ...Read more
Acanthosis nigricans: We don't typically medicate someone just for pigmentation or color. However, if you're referring to acanthosis nigricans (http://www.Mayoclinic. Com/health/acanthosis-nigricans/ds00653) in which case we worry about (predisposition towards) diabetes & obesity. Go see your doctor for diagnosis & treatment. ...Read more
Many options: The good news is that there are multiple different types of skin creams that can help with mild to moderate psoriasis. More sever cases will require systemic treatment. There is a good summary of options at http://www.Mayoclinic. Com/health/psoriasis/ds00193/dsection=treatments-and-drugs. ...Read more