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Posted 7 May 2014 by • 2 answers
I have just been prescribed prednisone by my neurologist. 50 mg for 2 weeks, 40 mg for 2 weeks, 30 mg for 2 weeks and then "we will see." This is for Myasthenia Gravis -- my symptoms are not severe and I have not had any breathing problems. Before taking prednisone, I checked it on ...
Posted 7 Nov 2013 by • 4 answers
I've had an ingrown nail on my finger get infected and then begin to turn a purple-yellow-ish color as well as swell. After a few days, I awoke to my finger throbbing in pain and it had ballooned up to about twice its size in the tip! I read online you could possibly lose your finger if you ...
Posted 9 Nov 2009 by • 2 answers
Posted 4 days ago by • 1 answer
Turns out I have a rash, Malassezia Folliculitis. I’ve been using nizoral shampoo for a couple minutes then washing it off, and it’s helped significantly. It’s now drying up though and a lot of the little blockages are sticking out. Should I let them come out on their own? Or ...
Posted 19 May 2018 by • 0 answers
... internal head fungal infection? The scald is itching, hairs falling out , small red spots on the scald, feel constant pain in the head, difficult falling sleep
Posted 27 Apr 2018 by • 0 answers
Posted 24 Nov 2017 by • 1 answer
I had a fungal infection (ringworm) on the back of my hands and began using OTC 1% clotrimazole for 1 month. That didn't work and my doctor prescribed me 2% ketoconazole. Within 1 week, the infection subsided dramatically. Why is ketoconazole prescribed? Is it a stronger anti-fungal cream? ...
Posted 29 Mar 2018 by • 0 answers
Relative to a scalp fungal infection.
Posted 17 Mar 2018 by • 0 answers
It started off as mild athletes foot and now I just think it's something else. My skin on top of all my toes are red as almost it's raw skin, but it doesn't feel raw. My toes have cracks too and they have an itch occasionally that feels like athletes foot. I have been using fungal ...
Posted 6 Jan 2018 by • 0 answers
I have diabetes and had a severe case of jock itch which was treated by anti-fungal cream. But recently, I notice redness and itchy rash return in my groin area. Can my diabetes cause my recurrent jock itch? What should I do now? Should I try oral medication, cream or anything else? Please, help me!
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Posted 7 Jun 2017 by • 1 answer
I was given 2 medication for sores in my mouth. One is Triamcin/ORA, which says it is a steroid medication. It also says in the leaflet of instructions that it should not be used if you have a fungus/fungal infection anywhere in your body. The second medication is called Marions Mouthwash. A ...
Could large psoriasis plaque on lower back have a secondary fungal infection that ketoconazole could
Posted 6 Jul 2017 by • 0 answers
... maybe help? All other areas have cleared with tar or salicylate meds