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What Wart Medication Over The Counter Would You Recommend For Fast Results
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Can you use the over the counter "wart remover" to do cryotherapy, or does it need to be done by a physician? Thank you
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
I would just like to know of an excellent over the counter cream or creams that would help with the case of dermatitis on my legs/ankle. Thank you.
Hello, what would you recommend for the most effective OTC treatment for folliculitis on the buttocks?
As a doctor do you recommend your patient to use cream hair removal on the face and what kind of words or ingredient I look for the best cream thanks?
Creams can be irrita: Facial hair is best treated with electrolysis if you want it to be permanent. Facial creams can be irritating and cause other facial problems. I would not recommend a cream for this purpose. A question would be, why do you have facial hair. Does it need to be investigated further? There may be an underlying problem with your hormones. This would require different treatment. Further history is req ...Read more
For mild hemorrhoid, what other effective prescription or OTC medicines you recommend for your patients that are not steroid based medicine. Thanks
Considerations...: "healing" depends on whether the original cause for hemorrhoids persists. Have you been straining at stool, have rectal dysfunction, perform an activity that increases pelvic engorgement with blood or increases pelvic pressure (heavy lifting, prolonged sitting, etc.)? Have your hemorrhoids been surgically or medically managed (& with otc or prescription drugs)? Are you sure they're hemorrhoids? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have ringworm of the skin. Ive used over-the-counter topicals and it is continuing to spread. Would you suggest an oral prescription?
Tinea corporis: Tinea corporis is the medical term for ringworm. Athlete's foot, Men's Jock itch are also caused by the same fungal types. The infection likely runs too deep for the topicals to penetrate. Oral medications like fluconazole, terbinafine or itraconazole work really well. Your doctor should monitor your liver during treatment and you should be pregnant or breast-feeding while taking any of this. ...Read more
Not over-the-counter: The medicine is by prescription, so a woman goes to her Ob-Gyn doctor (or a women's clinic) to be evaluated for it. Whether or not medicine can be used also depends on the age of the baby fetus (the number of weeks pregnant). The doctor will talk with the patient to be sure that the patient is making a good permanent decision, because abortion is a hard decision for any woman to make. ...Read more
Are there any non-prescription anti-depressants that you can get over the counter? Also, is it legal for someone under 18 to purchase them?
Is allegra-d available OTC without a prescription? I haven't seen it on the shelves in any of the pharmacies. Do i need to ask for it?
Yes: No script needed, just ask the pharmacist. ...Read more
I have conjunctivitis following a bout of influenza. Is there an over the counter drug you can recommend?
Treating conjunctivi: Conjunctivitis can be due to viral infection, in that case it will not produce much in the way of pus or sticky eyelids/eyelashes(this is a sign of bacterial infection). Bacterial infections can be treated with a triple antibiotic eye ointment which is available over ythe counter. Viral infections go away on their own, just wash your eyes with warm water or use saline drops several times/day ...Read more
Hi doctor I have acne flareups, any over the counter medicines you would recommend that doesn't upset my skin?
Is there a number one doctor-recommended solution for severe sunburn you can get over the counter?
Would you be able share some insight as to what is the most effective OTC remedey for rosacea that would relieve or prevent further exacerabation of mild roseaca? I have been told cetaphil works however I am little reluctant to use any OTC due to the nat
Avoid irritants: There are different stages of rosacea...A dermatologist ... Should be consulted.... Antibiotics and different topical agents can be very effective... Chemical peels and red light led can be used... As well as intense pulsed light ... There currently is no permanent solution so management is critical. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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