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What is 4 important take-a-way points I should remember to treat my eczema?

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Dr. Danica Schulte
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Moisturize!

Moisturizing often, especially after showering or bathing is key to eczema control.
Accepting the need for topical steroids or calcineurin inhibitors is also key. I would investigate triggers and remove anything in the environment which may be flaring the eczema.

In brief: Moisturize!

Moisturizing often, especially after showering or bathing is key to eczema control.
Accepting the need for topical steroids or calcineurin inhibitors is also key. I would investigate triggers and remove anything in the environment which may be flaring the eczema.
Dr. Danica Schulte
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Dr. Manav Singla
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Four points are...

Take soaking baths with moisturizing soap, pat dry, apply moisturizing agent (vaseline, unscented lotion, aquaphor, etc.
), apply topical medicine (topical steroids, protopic/elidel).

In brief: Four points are...

Take soaking baths with moisturizing soap, pat dry, apply moisturizing agent (vaseline, unscented lotion, aquaphor, etc.
), apply topical medicine (topical steroids, protopic/elidel).
Dr. Manav Singla
Dr. Manav Singla
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