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Which topical steroid would you consider best for treating dishydrotic eczema , and wich pharmaceutical form (ie cream vs ointment)?

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Dr. Lori Semel
Pediatrics

In brief: Eczema

I like to use mometasone sparingly once daily (cream for less severe and ointment for more severe), but this is opinion only.
Many are effective. Decreased bathing, careful selection of soaps and moisturizers are more important in treatment.I hope this helps.

In brief: Eczema

I like to use mometasone sparingly once daily (cream for less severe and ointment for more severe), but this is opinion only.
Many are effective. Decreased bathing, careful selection of soaps and moisturizers are more important in treatment.I hope this helps.
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