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What Over The Counter Medications Can Help With Cellulitis
Topical creams: Creams containing caffeine or theophylline may possibly help. Coconut oil and essential oils have also been recommended. Coenzyme a, apple cider vinegar, aloe vera, cocoa butter vitamins a, c, and e, retinol and retin-a. Strivectin is one brand which contains a retinoid that is promoted for treatment of cellulite and stretch marks. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Calamine lotion: No medicine will clear up shingles. However you can try to put some soothing cream on the area to keep it from being uncomfortable. ...Read more
Ascariasis: The most common are Albendazole (albenza), Ivermectin (stromectol) and mebendazole. Each can be curative with a single oral dose, but may produce abdominal pain and nausea. None of these is available in the usa without a prescription. Before being treated you should submit a stool specimen for diagnosis. If you are not reinfected this may cure itself if you really have ascaris. ...Read more
No: MRSA is a type of Staph infection that is resistant to penicillin-type antibiotics. MRSA infections can occur in many parts of the body, but blood infection, or internal infection with MRSA is life-threatening and needs IV antibiotics. More commonly, MRSA causes either skin infections or boils underneath skin. Prescription oral antibiotics are required: clindamycin, tetracycline, or "Bactrim". ...Read more
What anti nausea medication is safe to take with fluoxetine? Either on prescription or over the counter
Have neck pain and stiffness every day diagnosed with arthritis. Over the counter medications do not help. What are some of the treatments available?
What over the counter medicines would relieve cellulitis or infections of the like that is not an ointment or cream?
Over the counter pain medication options? What over-the-counter medication can someone take to alleviate pain?
Folliculitis: I recommend buying a feminine wash with antibacterial soap to cleanse the area. There are no over the counter creams recommended for the area. You need to see a physician to be examined and obtain a prescription for this infection, and to be certain it is not a different problem. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you prescribe something safe, quick and effective for treating yeast infection. Pills and cream . "Over the counter"?
"Yeasty Beasty": Yeast/fungal infections can affect many parts of the body, inc. the skin/scalp, nails, genitals, mouth, etc. Assuming that you have a vaginal yeast infection, several safe, effective "over the counter" remedies are available, like Monistat. Use according to the label directions for best results. See your doc for an exam, testing & possible presciption med if symptoms persist or worsen ...Read more
Is there anything that i can do to help with the itchiness caused by my prescription pain medication?
Switch?: Sometimes there are alternative drug classes you can try that might not cause the itchiness (it depends on what you are taking and what for). If this isn't possible or practical, taking an over-the-counter antihistamine like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) can help (though this can be somewhat sedating for some). ...Read more
What topical over the counter ointment or cream can I use to treat a boil that just started to form?
Yes / Why!: There are a lot of over the counter supplements that are high calorie protein supplements that can help, some are available by prescription or OTC and there are medications that can help with weight gain, the OTC ones promising muscle bulk are hype for the most part. The real question here is why? Does it run in the family? Are you underweight? Losing weight? Thyroid checked? Adrenals checked? ...Read more
Depends: Withdrawal is usually short in duration and should not last more than a few days. It depends on the side effect. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) can help with nausea and imodium/pepto can help with GI effects like diarrhea. If symptoms are too severe then call your doc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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