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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 ...
Posted 31 May 2013 • 1 answer
I have eczema of the scalp with some hair loss. My Dr. prescribed Clobetasol Propionate Topical Solution 0.05% to use x2 a day. I forgot to ask him this question.
Posted 28 Sep 2013 • 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.
Posted 2 Apr 2013 • 5 answers
I am a 53 year old white female. I was diagnosed with shingles Oct 5, 2012 on forehead and scalp; left eye swollen hideously. I was put on acyclovir and a round of steroids prescribed by ER physician. The actual crusting and healing of those lesions occurred within 3-4 weeks. After that I itched so ...
Posted 13 Sep 2013 • 6 answers
any suggestions for relief would be appreciated. I take Methotrexae
Posted 6 Jul 2017 • 2 answers
Hi, I was on spiro for acne for almost 10 months, it did wonders for my skin but I noticed that after 2 or 3 months my scalp was really itchy and hair was shedding everywhere! It never slowed down so I quit last month but I am still shedding. Has anyone been through anything similar? Would really ...
Posted 16 Nov 2013 • 2 answers
How long before I can expect an improvement from scalp and eye shingles please? Have had migraine like pain for 3 days and been treated for same, then got a burning pain last night if I touched the area of the migraine. GP diagnosed early shingles this morning, and the rash is starting to come out ...
Posted 24 Sep 2016 • 1 answer
I've used fluocinonide 0.05 for years. Now my HMO allowed triamcinolone acetonide. I have constant itchy skin eruptions, scalp itch and brittle hair with hair loss. Is triamcinolone going to address these issues?
Posted 29 Nov 2013 • 2 answers
I am a 62 year old female and I have been reduced to being so uncomfortable because of losing at least 50% of my hair in the last 5 months that I have become a hermit. Just before this hair loss started I did use Methotrexate and Prednisone for inflammatory arthritis for 5 months. Could these ...
Posted 16 Sep 2015 • 3 answers
I am a 20 year old female suffering from thinning hair. My dermatologist prescribed me fluocinonide topical solution 0.05% to calm my itchy dry scalp. This is my second day using fluocinonide and a lot of my hair sheds when I run my fingers through my hair.. Will castor oil help if I apply it after ...
Posted 12 Mar 2018 • 1 answer
Do I need certain supplements? I'm very concerned. My scalp is visible.
Posted 4 Apr 2014 • 4 answers
Is shedding ... is this normal? I have never taken anti depressants before? I'm not sure what to expect? I know Fetzima is new on the market. I cant really find any reviews on it from people who have used it. Not sure if I should stop taking it or stay on it ? I know itching is one of the side ...
Posted 16 Jan 2015 • 2 answers
I have a really long hair and I have a lot of it. I am not sure how to apply this Clobetasol solution to my scalp since it is almost my whole scalp that has red psoriasis spots. It says apply a few drops to the affected area, but it is my whole scalp and I just don't want to overdose this ...
Posted 15 Jun 2013 • 1 answer
apply ketoconazole 2% shampoo everytime i shower, just started using it 2 weeks ago. first noticed it when i had mohs surgery performed for the remove of carcinoma on my scalp.
Posted 27 Jul 2013 • 1 answer
I began taking Premarin .03mg about a year or so ago. I did not know a side affect is loss of hair from the scalp. I am 80 years old and would like to stop now. I have lost a great deal of hair.