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Trimovate Cream Alternative
ANY relief for intense eczema? No RX cream works. Tried many alternatives. Suspect med is causing escasberation. Dr. won't take me off offending rx
Systemic treatment: Try a combination of claritin and zantac, both over the counter to block histamine receptors 1 and 2, Aveeno oatmeal products, Wash with cetaphil instead of soap and water, gloves or socks on hands at night, fingernails cut short. It sounds like your doctor may need to prescribe a low dose steroid course like a Medrol-Dose Pak for poison ivy to alleviate your symptoms. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is contraindicated. ...Read more
Depends on the prob: What are you treating? You really should be using eye meds this close to your eye. You can try scrubbing them with baby shampoo-but it depends. ...Read more
Is there an alternative to reduce hair other than shaving, waxing etc... a cream or some other alternative?
Nairs is a cream: I think that is what it is called. It makes the hairs fall out. There is something called magic powder/razor too that works the same way ...Read more
Yes many: See your doctor for a discussion regarding what the alternatives for your skin condition include. Eczema affects many areas of the skin and scalp and there are different treatments available according to your particular situation. ...Read more
WHY???: Do you mean that you hope to control eczema without any cortisone cream? Soaking in water, then application of emollient (ceramide is best) is standard. For the face we use calcineurin inhibitors such as tacrolimus ointment instead of steroids. Otherwise topical steroids are the most important therapy. They are very safe and very effective. What is your problem? ...Read more
What is an alternative way to treat gonorrhea from coming back without the use of pills? Are there creams available in pharmacies?
The CDC has specific guidelines for the treatment of Gonorrhea and the treatment should be Ceftriaxone 250mg injection and Azithromycin 1gram by mouth at the same time. The best way to stop from getting Gonorrhea are to have your partner treated as well, and to get tested with any new sexual partner, use condoms. At risk? Get tested again.
http://www. Cdc. Gov/std/tg2015/gonorrhea. Htm ...Read more
Apart from suncreams and shade. Any alternative creams, herbs etc that have benefits regarding skin cancer?
Does adding cream, milk, or splenda lessen the antioxidants in green tea? If it does, what's a good alternative to use with green tea?
Any suggestions or alternatives to clearing up a BV recurring infection besides Flagyl or creams. I am having no such luck and keep coming.
Good question: It may have to do with the change in the normal bacteria population that inhabits the vaginal (typically lactobacillus). In bv, the population has shifted to other types of bacteria that produce the 'amine' like odor. Recommend seeing your gynecologist to discuss alternatives. ...Read more
I've dark areas in skin (knee), the dr gave me creams (pigmanorm/aldoquin) for 4 months but no improvement, I need an alternative &effective cream! ?
Proper use: First, when you use this type of cream, you apply it only at night since sunlight inactivates it. Then you must avoid sun exposure at that area as much as possible otherwise the pigment will come back. Sun screen used must contain titanium or zinc oxide and be re-applied every 2 hrs when there is sun exposure. Laser and ipl treatment may help. Consult a dermatologist. ...Read more