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Can clobetasol propionate cream be used to treat hemrroids?

Can clobetasol propionate cream be used to treat hemrroids?

Hemmorhoids: I have not heard of that cream being used we use other topical steroids it is a very common problem, not to worry. Can be related to either constipation or diarrhea. Hemorrhoids should be evaluated by a colo-rectal or general surgeon you will require dietary, bathroom habit modifications and sometimes office based procedures if medical management is ineffective such as sitz baths, creams. ...Read more

Dr. Al Hegab
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Clobetasol (Definition)

Clobetasol is a very potent topical corticosteroid that is used to treat a variety of skin conditions. It is many times more potent than hydrocortisone. Therefore, it is not ...Read more


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Can clobetasol propionate be used to treat ringworm?

Can clobetasol propionate be used to treat ringworm?

Using topical steroi: No. You need any antifungal substance to treat through ringworm. The problem is that only rarely is the diagnosis accurately made with the scraping and microscopic examination. You need to dermatologist to take a look at this to confirm and treat the lesions. ...Read more

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Can clobetasol propionate cream be used to treat acne?

Can clobetasol propionate cream be used to treat acne?

Terrible choice: This is a glucocorticoid. It will suppress inflammation just enough to allow the bacteria to overgrow and come back with a vengeance. This class of medications actually causes acne as a side-effect. Please. You're a responsible adult. If you're going to use a medication that should be used only on a physician's orders, get with a competent physician for acne treatment. ...Read more

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What do clobetasol propionate & salicylic acid ointment treat?

What do clobetasol propionate & salicylic acid ointment treat?

Steroid and acid: Clobetasol is a high potency steroid for certain rashes and psoriasis. Salicylic Acid is used to take off dead skin also used for dry skin disorders. ...Read more

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My 5 month yr old son was treated for diaper rash with clobetasol propionate & now I have noted changes in the size of his testicles.....VERY SCARED!!

My 5 month yr old son was treated for diaper rash with clobetasol propionate & now I have noted changes in the size of his testicles.....VERY SCARED!!

Have a Dr see him: It is possible that he may have an allergic reaction to the clobetasol or have an infection there that developed after the diaper rash. In any case, it needs to be evaluated by a doctor in order to get the proper treatment. ...Read more

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What is clobetasol propionate cream used for?

What is clobetasol propionate cream used for?

Treat inflammation: Clobetasol is a steroid. Topical steroids are used to treat a variety of dermatologic inflammatory diseases, ranging from eczema, to contact allergies, and psoriasis. ...Read more

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Can you tell me what is clobetasol propionate cream is used for?

Can you tell me what is clobetasol propionate cream is used for?

Careful: Clobetasol is an ultrapotent topical steroid with a long list of potential side effects. It is prescription only and should only be used as directed by the individual it was prescribed to. ...Read more

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Hi doctors, was just wondering what is clobetasol propionate cream used for?

Hi doctors, was just wondering what is clobetasol propionate cream used for?

Skin disorders : Prescription steroid cream used to treat various moderate to severe skin disorders including eczema and Psoriasis. ...Read more

Dr. Sheila Smith
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