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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

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

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

Can triamcinolone acetonide B be used to treat severe diaper rash on a little girl?

Posted 24 Nov 2009 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com

The cream contains nystatin which is used for women's yeast infections and also contains the steroid triamcinolone, which treats inflammation and swelling. Would this be OK to use? Obviously, I don't want to make it any worse. The little girl is 12 months old.

How many mgs of Benadryl for severe itching?

Posted 5 days ago 1 answer

I have a topical dermatitis that itches to the bone. The doctor said take Benadryl but the dose doesn't work . How much in 24hr is safe. I'm used to taking a 50mg prescription.

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

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.

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

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

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