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Are there any alternatives to clobetasol propionate?

Posted 10 Jan 2017 2 answers

I have bad scaly skin on my scalp that I was diagnosed with severe seborrheic dermatitis and this clobetasol propionate shampoo that I was prescribed was finally the first thing to ever work and clear my scalp up. But I have new insurance now and it is no longer covered and cost over $300. Are... read more

Is there an over-the-counter or holistic supplement comparable to Prednisone?

Posted 29 Dec 2012 2 answers

I have had contact dermatitis on and off for over 40 years. It mainly affects my hands and I have kept it in check with over-the-counter Hydrocortisone cream. There have been a few times when I needed Prednisone to get it under control. Since moving in with my son four years ago, I have been having... read more

Serious withdrawal symptoms from abrupt stopping of doxycycline?

Posted 13 May 2014 2 answers

I have been taking 100 mg of doxycycline once a day since last August. It was prescribed for a case of perioral dermatitis so bad that it had creeped up between my eyes before I sought treatment. Not only did it get rid of the dermatitis, it also cleared up my acne to the point that my skin was... read more

Can Triamcinolone Acetonide b used to treat severe diaper rash on lil girl, if private part avoided?

Posted 24 Nov 2009 1 answer

It contains Nystatin which is used for womens yeast infections so I would think it would be ok but it also contains the steroid Triamcinolone which treats the inflammation and swelling, burning etc. I just don't want to make it any worse. I will NEVER switch brands of wipes again, nor use... read more

Contact Dermatitis - I have a portacath and have issue's with the Tegaderm patch?

Posted 26 May 2012 5 answers

It has given me blisters and skin turned red. So I do not know what brand the hospital use but know this is a brand. Anyhow I need some info on other brands that might not make me have this reaction. My port can not get infected and I am afraid it will because of this issue. I know we all react to... read more

Is hair loss due to seborrheic dermatitis temporary?

Posted 14 May 2016 3 answers

i have been suffering hair loss due SD specially the left side of the hair line. will this grow back?? And steps should i take. I am 21.

Will Triamcinolone cream dry up the blisters on the bottom of my Left Foot?

Posted 1 Aug 2010 2 answers

I was prescribed this cream to relieve the "tingling" "itching" on only my left foot due to little "bumps" which turn into Blisters. I was originally using Domeboro (Astringent) to soak my left foot (3 times a day for 30 Minutes each time) and added Truameel each night... read more

Could my atopic dermatitis be a side effect of taking prednisone?

Posted 30 Jul 2012 3 answers

I have been taking prednizone on and off for the past 7 months or so Because of my atopic dermatitis. While taking the drug, I find that the itching and redness goes away but almost as soon as I am tapering it off, redness and itchiness are back with a vengeance. The latest prescription was for 17... read more

Should 40mg dosage be tapered after 5 days of use?

Posted 11 Jun 2017 1 answer

I have hypothyroidism, am pre diabetic, and have osteopenia. I recently was given 20mg pills of prednisone, 2 pills daily (40mg)for contact dermatitis, possibly poison oak. My dosage of prednisone is for 5 days no tapering. My rash continues to spread though only one large blister is oozing on my... read more

I was prescribed terbinafine for a fungal infection. How seriously shoud I take the side effects?

Posted 11 Oct 2012 2 answers

Hi, I was just diagnosed with seborrheic dermatitis. I thought I had eczema, but my PCP says I have that plus a fungal infection. She put me on a regimen of alternating ketoconazole 2% with steroid cream. Plus to knock the infection out, she prescribed terbinafine oral tablets. When I read about... read more

Is there an over the counter drug for Clobetasol?

Posted 15 Jul 2014 1 answer

The condition is not severe so something that strong is not needed.

Whats the difference in doxycycline and minocycline?

Posted 6 Jul 2011 1 answer

can minocycline treat dermatitis?

Kenalog-10 - how long do the side effects last, like weight gain, fluid retention, headache, thin?

Posted 10 Mar 2011 1 answer

... skin and bloating ? i am feeling miserable and do not know when this wil stop. help!! thanks. worried and scared

Seborrheic Dermatitis - Hey, I hate this condition, its been haunting me since I was 15 or so, now?

Posted 10 Mar 2015 2 answers

... im 20, im better than ive been before but its still there, and i have anxiety atacks almost every time i go to university because of it, and as you guy know, anxiety only makes it worse.. please any advices?? (sorry for my english, im from uruguay)

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