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Elidel on babies anyone?

Posted 31 Oct 2017 by dzay_b 0 answers

My 5 month old son developed dermatitis around his mouth & eyes. We were prescribed Elidel. It has only been a day but I can only see a 10% improvement. Maybe I got used to the overnight effects of hydrocortisone. It is a challenge putting on the medication especially for a baby who has no ...

Elidel - Do you have to be permanently using this for rest of life for it to eliminate symptoms?

Posted 3 Apr 2017 by Kirstin5 0 answers

Will symptoms come back if you stop using this? I.e- is it just a mask? The same as topical steroids?

Elidel - How long does it take to start working?

Posted 1 Sep 2016 by Kansas City 0 answers

I have used this cream on my face and chest for 8 days now. I am no better at all, so I am wondering if it just takes a long time to work, or if it's not effective on my problem? Before I started the cream, my skin on my face would hurt from dryness. Now I still have the severe, hurting ...

Elidel cream for Psorasis?

Posted 16 May 2016 by Quando62 2 answers

Doctor just started me this weekend on 60mg Elidel for my progressive Psorasis which has also turned into Psoratic Arthritis. Anyone had success with this for either ailment? Any concerns, I haven't had any side effects for 3 days, and wife says skin is looking better.

Has anyone gotten shingles after using Elidel?

Posted 20 Aug 2015 by valricolady 1 answer

I got shingles two weeks after starting Elidel and I had been vaccinated for shingles two years prior..

Elidel - Rashes will not go away?

Posted 8 Oct 2015 by Yuho 0 answers

I woke up with rashes on my face and neck the morning after I applied Elidil my dermatologist prescribed for my eczema on my scalp. I even have rashes on my arms, too, it gets better, then flare up again for two month now. Two Dermatologists and an Allergist would only prescribe drugs and creams to ...

Why to use elidel intime there is no eczema only dry and lighter skin color on elbow?

Posted 12 Aug 2013 by amsinsaudiarabia 1 answer

my daughter 14 years old I'm worried using this medicine. all the information I reviewed I feel didn't match specially when the doctor recommended protopic or elidel !!!

How long may a person use Elidel safely?

Posted 15 Jul 2010 by MKLogel 1 answer

I have atopic dermatitis on my eyelids and under my eyes. I've been using Elidel since February. If I stop using it for more than two days, the painful, itchy rash returns with a vengence. I don't think I should use Elidel forever... Any suggestions?

Has anyone out there found anything that really works for bad eczema on the face?

Posted 20 Sep 2009 by mrseenewman 1 answer

I have tried creams ,sauves,and steroids. Has anyone tried Elidel? I just heard about it recently.

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