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What Is The Best Treatment For No Soiled Diaper For 3 Days
Separate the bones: With craniosynostosis, the skull bones fused together too soon, causing a strange appearance; and leads to functional problems with the eyes, the jaw, and the brain, depending on the problem's severity. The fused bones must be separated by surgery, so the question is when & where to do the surgery. Parents can get 2-3 opinions from nearby medical centers, and go where they feel most comfortable. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What is the next treatment for a 3 month old baby's ringworm after using Lamisil and tinactin (tolnaftate) with no relief after 2 weeks?
What is the best soap for the vaginal and rectum area that isn't too harsh for every day use, thank you ?
Best soap. : Some of my most fastidious patients have ended up changing their vaginal flora by using soap too enthusiastically in their genital area. I recommend soaping only the areas exposed when you clench your thighs together. Other than that, I don't recommend any particular type of soap. I do prefer products without parabens. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm intrested in co2 fractional laser treatment.When is the ideal time for treatment?I'm 20 now and plan to go for it next year is it okay?Sideeffect?
Topical medication: Topical meds are usually effective and oral are stressful to the yong liver and are not recommended. ...Read more
What is the best recommendation for a 19yr female patient diagnosed with pauci glomerulonephritis. No improvement after a month. She's on dialysis. ?
What are the long term outcomes of surgery for ocular albinism ? This is for a mild case for 16 month baby boy
No surgery: There is no surgery to correct the problem. If a muscle imbalance is present, they can do as well as any other patient. If there is strong macular involvement (the center "seeing" part of the retina), this can severly limit central vision as the child gets older. Best to see a retina specialist early. ...Read more
Thanks for your response. Ive used 500mg canesten pessary and external cream for 3 days. There is still an itch and discharge and soreness, should i get more pessarries? Or a different brand? Waiting time for a GP here is fustrating and is time for me to
My mother is diagnosed with typhoid, my doctor has been injecting drips for 3 days without any betterment, what is the proper cure for typhoid?
Nope: Don't do it. Have the earache checked out by a doctor to determine the cause. Most earaches in 3 yr olds involve the middle ear, so anything one put in the outer ear canal wouldn't help anyway. Even if the problem is in the outer ear, don't use eye medications in the ear. No shortcut here. Get the proper medicine and use it according to doctor's instructions. Hope the little one feels better soon. ...Read more
Is azithromycin good for asthma ? Does it cure it like it claims. Taking for 3 days then 1 perday for 12 weeks is suppose to be the best way. Is this
Azithromycin: Macrolides have antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties that may be useful in the treatment of chronic asthma, but definitive studies are not yet available. Those that have been done show conflicting or statistically unconvincing results. It certainly will not cure asthma. See a pulmonary doctor. Best wishes. ...Read more
What is the period of time for prescribed antibiotics to work for a bacterial conjunctivitis(pinkeye)?
Dilators: It depends whether the shortening is a result of vaginal surgery. Normal vaginal length is about 6 inches. Anything longer than that may be uncomfortable, but that doesn't mean your vagina is short. If you had surgery then vaginal dilators could be a very good option to help stretch the vagina. ...Read more
Xylitol: Xylitol is a natural sugar and breaks up biofilm in the body. That's where germs mulitply. It is found in a nasal spray called xlear (pronounced "clear") and in chewing gum called spry. Pleasant tasting too! Check w/doctor first to make sure you don't have a medical condition. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
None available: If you really have acute bacterial prostatitis or a urinary tract infection, eg bladder or kidney, or an std (sexually transmitted disease), there's really no home remedy or treatment to cure you. Sorry. Only prescription antibiotics will do the trick. These infections can go bad quickly, so if you're suspicious, go see your family doc immediately for appropriate evaluation & treatment. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What’s the best at home treatment for a Nair hair removal burn on the skin between my butt cheeks, but not on my butthole? I’ve been using diaper rash cream, which doesn’t make it worse but I’m not sure if it helps. Had sex & pooped w/out issue.
Skin irritation: Only time will heal a burn on the skin. Keeping the area clean and dry is also important. Cleaning with a rinse of warm water after using the bathroom or sex is all you really need. Diaper cream is good as it provides a barrier for sensitive skin. Use of Nair is not recommended on your genitals or butt. Consider shaving, waxing, or laser hair removal in the future ...Read more
Keep area dry: Moisture, heat and lack of air circulation may cause skin irritation which may get over infected with bacteria or fungus. Baby may need a medicated cream, so if no improvement with careful drying and vaseline/zinc oxide based ointments, see a doctor. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My ten month old has yeast diaper rash and its resistant to nystatin.What otc can I use? Pediatrician said nystatin is only line of treatment in baby?
Fungal diaper rash: It is important to be certain that you are dealing with yeast infection, there are other anti fungal topical agents that can be used. I can take a look at the uploaded picture in the consult room and advise further. In the meantime maintain diaper care and strict hand washing to prevent a transfer of the infection to the mouth. ...Read more
My 2 month daughter has 2 strawberry birthmarks, one on her diaper area and the other one is on her neck close to her ear. What are safe treatments?
Few options: depending on the actual diagnosis of the strawberry birthmarks, there may be several treatment options. Treatments are safe and often effective but this varies based on the actual diagnosis of the birthmark. Treatments should typically involve a dermatologist that specializes in pediatrics so a proper diagnosis and treatment plan can be discussed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My 14 months old son has had tonsillitis three times in the last six months. What is the best treatment. ?
Stage1 cancer in vocal cord (near cartilages), tumor was removed (three times as it keep recurring). What is the best treatment plan going forward?
Recurrences are bad: Even though your cancer was early(stage-1) to begin with, any recurrence makes it much more serious/dangerous. So you need to go see a real expert in cancer of the larynx. Such experts can be found in major Cancer centers of which each State of the US has one or more Comprehensive Cancer center/s. I would advise you to get away from your original surgeon who has done your previous surgerie ...Read more
Desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream) Original: Desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream) original works well. Make sure you change the diapers frequently, and also prevent the baby from sitting in wet diapers for long periods of time. If this doesn't completely resolve the rash then see your childs pediatrician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Keep 'em clean: Prevention is better than cure. Remember to use small amounts of baby powder, since larger amounts tend to hold the moisture next to the skin instead of allowing the diapers to do their job. For a cure, meticulous hygiene, allowing the area to air dry, and using light amounts of over-the-counter products usually works. There are also prescription cures which you can get by seeing your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
For last seven days I have headache and due to that i could not sleep at all at night . My BP is 160/100. What is the best treatment?
My husband who lives in zambia complaints of sneezing in early morning since two days.. What is the best treatment to be done?
Just sneezing?: Just having increased sneezing, for a couple of days, mainly in the mornings, can be for the sample reasons no matter where in the world a person is. The common causes are allergies to something breathed in, or perhaps a common cold caused by viruses. Most people try over-the-counter allergy or cold medications, and then see the doctor if symptoms persist or worsen. ...Read more
Hi, I have a painful boil on my buttock since last 5 days. How lobgt does it take to go away and what is the best treatment ?
I have a sore on the inside of my right cheek, near my lips. It is white in color. I've had it for four or five days. What is the best treatment?
Hello doctor, i have spots on my face,i think its because i ate a lot of salts in the past 2 days, .what is the best treatment for sports. Thank you.
Get headaches on my eye brows moves from one to the other & last for hours maybe days. What is the best treatment? Will a neck adjustment help?
Supratrochlear Nerve: Supratrochlear nerve block. Neck adjustment may help with your headaches. ...Read more
I had an l5-s1 large disc protrusion in 2009 and now my lower back is sore again (x5 days). What is the best treatment to avoid it getting worse?
Careful exercise: The risk of a recurrence is 5%. Start by avoiding prolonged positioning & any repetitive twist or bend maneuvers. If you had physical therapy with your last episode, resume those exercises. Use of otc medication will help control symptoms. Cardiovascular workouts may help except for rowing & maybe running. If you did not have physical therapy, you may want to get a session to learn exercises. ...Read more
My son is 7 . He got pytriasis alba on his face. What is the best treatment to remove white marks. As doctor told me to use locoid (hydrocortisone butyrate) crem for 10 days.
I have tonsilites whats the best treatment for it and should i go to the doctors because ive had it for 2 days now?
Tonsillitis: Most cases of tonsillitis are due to viruses which don't respond to antibiotics. However, Strep throat, as proven by rapid Strep test or throat culture, will respond to Penicillin. We often use Centor criteria (http://www.mdcalc.com/modified-centor-score-for-strep-pharyngitis/) to determine need for testing or empiric (educated guess) antibiotics. But you'll need to see your Family Doc for meds. ...Read more
What is the best day of monthly cycle to start letrozole? Days or 3? Using for infertility treatment
Keep dry and clean: Many diaper rashes in newborns are due to irritation of the skin. Both stool and urine can cause irritation. Keeping the area clean and dry can help it to heal. Use mild baby wipes or just water to clean the area. Using a mild moisture barrier such as vaseline can help prevent recurrence. See your doctor if the rash continues or worsens. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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