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When should I expect to see improvement in my 6 years old with vitiligo after using protopic?

Posted 12 Sep 2012 by abla1 1 answer

my 6 years old daughter has vitiligo in face for which dr prescribed protopic and body for which dr prescribed dermavite. when should i expect to see an effect?

Drinking alcohol whilst using Protopic?

Posted 5 Oct 2015 by THastie 0 answers

I am just about to start using Protopic for a 2 week period and during this time I will not consume any alcohol. After I have stopped using Protopic for a couple of days and start drinking alcohol again will I suffer from red burning face symptoms?

Protopic or Steroid cream?

Posted 12 Nov 2015 by maxtedmagic 0 answers

I have severe eczema on my hands, to a point where doing day to day chores is painful. I've been given Protopic cream by my dermatologist, and have been using it for a week now, but haven't seen much different yet. Does it take a while for Protopic to kick in? Also, in what cases should ...

Has anyone ever experienced facial swelling while using Protopic?

Posted 7 Aug 2016 by carebear99 0 answers

I've been using Protopic on my face for years. More often than not, it has significantly helped the eczema on my face. More recently though, I have been getting a lot of swelling in my neck and face and eyes. I've used the Protopic on my neck also but pretty much avoided my eyes but have ...

Please tell me the updated news of the safety of using Protopic ointment?

Posted 7 Jul 2017 by Chloeling 0 answers

I have given 8 months old baby the Protopic onitment. The ointment was recommended by a friend of mine. Now I just discovered that I have been debated for years whether it is safe to use or not. However, I can't find the updated info or conclusion for the argument. My question: is it safe or ...

Can anyone help? Is Protopic a better option than topical steroids?

Posted 18 Jan 2018 by Edgar2324 0 answers

I have been diagnosed with dermatitis on my knuckles on both hands . They get red at some point through the day then will calm down . It doesn't cause itch, sometimes I don't even feel anything then I look down and my knuckles are red . I was prescribed topical steroids but I do not want ...

Is anyone is experiencing burning and hot sensation from Protopic 0.1?

Posted 5 May 2018 by olgakeisi 0 answers

I applied it in the night and all my face where I applied was like on fire , I couldn't sleep. Just wondering if anyone had the same symptoms and how long it will take to subside. Also i wash my face in the morning but it was still burn.

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