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

Posted 29 Dec 2012 by Alice K 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 ...

My dog (15lbs) does not have flies but is scratching herself a lot?

Posted 22 Oct 2013 2 answers

I have sprayed the area with a dog hydrocortisone spray but I wanted to know if I can give her Benedryl? Thank you. Kay

Can I use Hydrocortisone Cream 2.5% on my scalp?

Posted 28 Sep 2013 by Hardwill 1 answer

I have a dry scaling scalp condition that is spreading slowly. I treated a similar condition on chin caused by combing my beard and scratching the skin. I used the Hydrocortisone 2.5% along with Clindamycin Lotion 1%. I discontinued the Hydrocortisone after 4 days.

I have an underarm rash (both arms). I have been using Cortaid maximum strength cream?

Posted 12 Jul 2011 by PYjar123 1 answer

... (hydrocortisone 1%) about 1 time (rarely twice) every other day. I have used it for about 3 weeks. Is this safe, or should I stop using it?

7 Days of 150mg Fluconazole for Balanitis?

Posted 17 Feb 2018 by buckethead3 0 answers

The red dots have dissapeared but i still seem to have slight redness on my foreskin on day 5. I have also been instructed to apply hydrocortisone twice to three times daily. I don't feel any itchiness other than the foreskin being slightly moist from the hydrocortisone and no pain whatsoever ...

How long does it take for neomycin ear drops to work?

Posted 7 Aug 2017 by mi_grlz4 1 answer

the ear drops are neomycin and polymyxin b sulphates and hydrocortisone otic solution. My husband has been using the drops for 3 days and not feeling much relief. How long should it take for his ear to feel unclogged?

Side effects for steroid deficiency? Adrenal Glands not producing enough steroid?

Posted 28 Nov 2017 by Lynda McEachran 2 answers

My Adrenal Glands are only producing 109--whatever its called, and Endo wants them to be 406 as a satisfactory level of steroid. Endo wanted me to take hydrocortisone 10mg morning, and 5mgs afternoon. I tried it but they made me so drunk, so am on prednisolone {that's what we call it in UK}. I ...

Hydrocortisone/Pramoxine - Has anyone ever had this problem? HELP?

Posted 9 Dec 2017 by Prattd 0 answers

Hi, ive been taking hydrocortisone acetate suppositories 25mg & docusate sodium 100mg softgel for almost a week now. Today i pooped for the 1st time since taking them and my poop came out narrow like. I was wondering if it was normal to happen when taking these drugs?

I have Crohns and diverticulosis for about 13 years. I's post menopasal. I am taking sulfasalazine?

Posted 19 Oct 2017 by Sweating 2 answers

... tab.500 mg 4x day. I suffer with excessive sweating. I had my blood checked. My cortisol levels are HIGH (160-75). I read on the Internet that sulfasalazine can cause high cortisol. I have been under a lot of stress the past 18 months taking care of my 92 year Mother and 89 year old Aunt. I ...

Oral cortisone and flu shot?

Posted 16 Oct 2017 by M Z 007 0 answers

Is it okay to get the flu shot while being on oral hydrocortisone (20mg) daily?

Dexamethasone - Is it similar to Hydrocortisone?

Posted 10 Aug 2009 by Brian Cullerton 1 answer

Can it be used in place of Hydrocortisone?

Hydrocortisone cream?

Posted 16 Jun 2017 by Mikehowe 0 answers

Can you use a hydrocortisone cream (daktacort) on the back of your ears? The back of my ears broke out in a painful rash so I used daktacort hydrocortisone cream on it for a couple of days, and now my ear lobes seem to look lager, could it have something to do with thinning the skin

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