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Which medicine to treat pubic lice.I found it in many no. But no redness only itchy..Is there any home treatment?

Which medicine to treat pubic lice.I found it in many no. But no redness only itchy..Is there any home treatment?

See answer: A lice-killing lotion containing 1% Permethrin or a mousse containing pyrethrins and piperonyl butoxide can be used to treat pubic ("crab") lice. These products (rid and nix) are available over-the-counter without prescription at pharmacy. Lindane shampoo (kwell) is a prescription med and considered second line treatment. Malathion lotion 0.5% (ovide) and oral Ivermectin not fda approved in U.S. ...Read more

Crabs (Definition)

Crab lice is a colloquial term for pubic lice, or the infection of pubic hair by the louse parasite that feeds on human blood. The main symptom is itching. ...Read more


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My partner and I cannot have sex. I have pubic lice we both thinking of having Ivf treatment instead.

My partner and I cannot have sex. I have pubic lice we both thinking of having Ivf treatment instead.

No treatment for PL?: I'd consider getting treated for pubic lice first, before jumping to IVF. IVF seems excessive if The only reason for not conceiving the old fashion way, is due to pubic lice that is a relatively easy thing to treat ...Read more

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Is the new procedure amor vie safe and effective? What is the best way to start such a treatment?

Is the new procedure amor vie safe and effective?  What is the best way to start such a treatment?

Caution...: Amor vie makers claim to be "safer" than hormones used in the whi study as they are bioidentical. This claim is dangerous and not founded by fact. Hrt can be safely administered by a licensed healthcare provider, but caution must be advised. Any type of HRT can increase the risk of breast cancer, stroke, and heart attack among others. The lowest most effective dose for 5-7 yrs is recommended. ...Read more

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A 28 year-old man wishes to know if a tendon transfer is the only option for a wrist drop after a humerus fracture.....?

A 28 year-old man wishes to know if a tendon transfer is the only option for a wrist drop after a humerus fracture.....?

It depends: Sounds like you might have a radial nerve injury after a humerus fracture which unfortunately can be relatively common. Is it a post op nerve palsy? or was no surgery done to fix the humerus. How long has it been? If its been >6 weeks, an EMG can be helpful to see if there is any re-inervation. Make sure you are doing at least passive range of motion to avoid stiffness. We can set up a consult. ...Read more

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Which treatment/procedure is best after 3 back surgeries-including fusion to relieve pain?

Which treatment/procedure is best after 3 back surgeries-including fusion to relieve pain?

Options: There are options to treat your pain, including medication, interventional pain procedures, and spinal cord stimulation. ...Read more

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I'm in pain and i don't know what I should do for the best treatment?

Depends: Pain can be for many, many reasons. Start with seeing your primary care and they will help you decide if you need to see a specialist. Rheumatologists, neurologists, orthopedists and interventional pain doctors are just some of the specialties that could help you with your pain. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for.Infectious mollusc? I don't want undergo the burning treatment

Topical therapy: The best treatment for molloscum is some sort of topical treatment, whether it's acid, cautery or physical scraping. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for bone spurs in c/t spine?

What is the best treatment for bone spurs in c/t spine?

Dose it bother you: If it dose and not improve by medications, go and see neuro- surgeon he will tell out if you an operation to take it out. ...Read more

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I have a lymphnode in my breast that isn't supposed to be there. What is the best treatment?

I have a lymphnode in my breast that isn't supposed to be there. What is the best treatment?

Physician Review: Palpable nodes in the breast may or may not be lymph nodes. Any palpable nodule in the breast should be reviewed by a physician who is experienced in breast review; surgeon, OB gyn, pcp. The provider should have access to high resolution ultrasound for an in depth review of the palpable area. Treatment options range from conservative observation to surgical excision, biopsy. Seek physician review. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for cold?

What is the best treatment for cold?

Boost immunity: 1. Throat coat liquorice tea: several times/day
2. Megafood Megaflora plus probiotics 4 caps 2 times/day for 1 week.
3. Sunshine for 30-45 minutes daily at noon or Vitamin D3 10,000 IU/day (NOW brand is good)
4. Zinc supplement 50 mg/day (NOW brand is good) with food for 7-10 days
5. No milk products for 10-15 days ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for shock?

What is the best treatment for shock?

Find the cause.: Shock is a general term that refers to a condition where the body is trying desperately to maintain stability of normal vital signs, but failing. There are several major types of shock, depending on the reason for the condition. Trauma, infection, spinal cord injury, and cardiac failure are some of the more typical reasons. The best treatment differs for each category. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for coughs?

What is the best treatment for coughs?

Need diagnosis...: Cough treatment depends on the etiology of the cough. It could be due to bronchospasm, gerd, post-nasal drip, bronchitis, etc. All these diagnoses have completely different treatments so you should see your doc for eval for any cough lasting more than a week or 2. If it is due to a virus, it should run its course within that time. There are many effective prescription treatments. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for bug bits?

What is the best treatment for bug bits?

Prevention: Prevention is key in avoiding bug bites. The treatment is usually based on the type of bug involved and most of the time is symptomatic, ie: itching, pain, etc.
Would not suggest any topical or local treatment since this is already an area of inflammation. ...Read more

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What are the best treatment for shinspints?

What are the best treatment for shinspints?

Relative rest: The only thing that fixes this is relative rest, decrease your routine until symptoms improve. This is not one of those pains you should "run through, " this only prolongs the suffering. Also make sure you are not over-pronating and stretch your calf muscles to make sure they are not too tight. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment for an jock ittch?

What's the best treatment for an jock ittch?

Depends on cause: What you call jock itch could be due to different types of infections, mostly fungal. Rash in the groin may also be due to sexually transmitted infections. It would be prudent to see your doctor. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment for ostoarthritus?

What's the best treatment for ostoarthritus?

Exercise: Exercise such as swimming and walking can help reduce weight which can help with joint pain and also strengthen the structures around joints to help reduce. Talk to your doctor about participating in an exercise program or physical therapy. ...Read more

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What's idp, and what's are the best treatment?

What's idp, and what's are the best treatment?

ITP: Itp is also called immune thrombocytopenia or idiopathic thrombocytopenia purpura. Idiopathic means unknown cause. It's a diagnosis of exclusion and results in peripheral destruction of platelets causing low platelet count and petechiae and risk of bleeding. Mild cases no treatment. Severe cases meaning platelets below 50 k respond to steroids, ivig, rituxan, splenectomy, nplate, Promacta (eltrombopag) etc. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for night emissions?

What is the best treatment for night emissions?

No Rx required: If you don't have a partner and aren't bringing about your own ejaculations on your own during the day, this is going to happen to you. There's nothing unhealthy about it, and in fact it lets your know that you've got the healthy body that a grown man should have. Talk with some other grown men about this side of your life -- maybe even dad. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment stop night emissions?

What is the best treatment stop night emissions?

You're a MAN!: You can't stop them and shouldn't want to. If you don't have regular ejaculations, either by enjoying yourself when you're alone, or with a partner, this is going to happen. Anybody who tells you this is unhealthy is badly misinformed or trying to frighten you for their own dark purposes. Most men enjoy them. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for a baby with exzma?

What is the best treatment for a baby with exzma?

Eczema: Hydration is key for treatment and prevention. Your child should have a daily bath, and a good moisturizer, such as cerave, should be applied immediately after the bath. To treat eczema flare ups, normally, a topical steroid preperation is used. Depending on the severity of the flare up, oral antibiotics and/or oral steroids maybe needed. Prevention is key. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for increase in tears?

What is the best treatment for increase in tears?

Increased tearing: Here i assume you are asking about increased tearing rather than ways to increase your tearing. Increased tearing can be from an obstruction of tear outflow / drainage or from reflex tearing. In reflex tearing, the eyes are dry as a baseline, and some external factor (wind, etc.) dries them just a little bit more, which stimulates an outpouring of tears. Artificial tear use can help prevent this. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for blurring of vision?

What is the best treatment for blurring of vision?

Treat the cause: Check with your doctor or opthalmologist and see what is the cause and have that treated. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for lederhosen desease?

What is the best treatment for lederhosen desease?

Lederhosen: This is rather unusual and the only treatment that has some effect is cortisone injections and preventing pressure on the Tedder area ...Read more

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I have lederhosen disease what is the best treatment?

I have lederhosen disease what is the best treatment?

No clear winner: Ledderhose disease is sometimes referred to as Dupuytren's contracture of the foot. There are multiple treatments suggested, which usually means there is not 1 specific "fix" for the problem. There are newer treatments for Dupuytren's including Xiaflex (collagenase clostridium histolyticum). See your orthopedic specialist or podiatrist for eval of your case.

http://rarediseases.info.nih.gov/gard/6873/ledderhose-disease/resources/ ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for petriasis versicolour?

What is the best treatment for petriasis versicolour?

Cosmetic Problem: Aka tinea versicolor. It is a fungal infection of the skin, causing skin color changes. Other than the visible changes, it does not cause any other medical problems. Most of the time, it is not treated. It can be controlled using anti-fungal creams or shampoos (like medicated selsun), which are applied and rinsed off 20 minutes later. Oral treatment can be worse than the problem. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment of ostreoartheritirs pain?

What is the best treatment of ostreoartheritirs pain?

Acetaminophen: Tylenol or acetaminophen is generally the safest treatment of osteoarthritis. It is best to not exceed 1000mg three times a day. You would also need to check with your doctor to make sure that your liver is okay before starting this medication. Continuing to stay active can also help. Physical therapy and stronger medications may be needed if the pain is severe. ...Read more