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Dandruff is the shedding of dead skin cells from the scalp (not to be confused with a dry scalp). Dandruff is sometimes caused by fre...
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Dandruff Shampoo vs Hydrocortisone

Dandruff Shampoo
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Hydrocortisone
Other name: Anti-Dandruff (Anti-Dandruff)
Other name: Cortef (Cortef)
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Shampoo
Method of use:
Shampoo
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OTC
Cortisol (hydrocortisone) is a corticosteroid hormone, or glucocorticoid, produced by the adrenal gland. It is released in response to stress (medicine) and a low level of blood glucocorticoids. Its primary functions are to increase blood sugar through g...
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Cortisol (hydrocortisone) is a corticosteroid hormone, or glucocorticoid, produced by the adrenal gland. It is released in response to stress (medicine) and a low level of blood glucocorticoids. Its primary functions are to increase blood sugar through g...
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ave tried dandruff shampoo with no success. We also have t...
" ...4.5 month old has had cradle cap on her forehead and ...they don't flare up. We have tried dandruff shampoo with no success. We also have tried ...but they come right back. Hydrocortisone also works... "

dandruff shampoo once a week. That helped us. It totally...
" My doctor told me to use a dandruff shampoo once a week. That helped us. It totally went ...us to use some hydrocortisone cream. It helps a... "

dandruff shampoo once or twice a week. It has worked great...
" ...scratched at it. My pedi recommended using hydrocortisone cream for 10 days and ...a pea size amount of dandruff shampoo once or twice a week. It has worked great he still has ...under control. I always... "

internest to use a dandruff shampoo on it along with some...
" ...get sweaty. Was told by my internest to use a dandruff shampoo on it along with some Hydrocortisone cream. Didn't help. I'd try changing your skin regimen, if you... "

his forehead to the point that he has made it bleed! t...
" ...care of using a dandruff shampoo...selsin blue. Now it seems like it is back? He has been severely itching his scalp and his forehead to the point that he has made it bleed! the dr said use... "

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to even put the dandruff shampoo on my lip when showering,...
" ...rid of it by using hydrocortisone cream and dandruff shampoo (Head & Shoulders). I used to even put the dandruff shampoo on my lip when... "

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ream and dandruff shampoo...what can I do to stop...
" ...I have persistent dandruff that won't go away even with medicated shampoo. Am I missing some nutrient(s) or is it related to a fungus or virus or something? I even have flaking behind my eyebrows... "

d that zaps it. His hair is apl and this routine keeps it...
" ...an ocean scent. He uses a hydrocortisone cream on any red spot that appears, and that zaps it. His hair is apl and this routine keeps it under control. Seriously, ...daily washing with an anti... "

ar any dandruff shampoo works) and then he has me use an ov...
" ...sweats that I have been getting on Pegasys. I did not get ...Shoulders shampoo (I hear any dandruff shampoo works) and then he has me use an over-the-counter hydrocortisone cream. You have to be... "

pediatrician said to use a dandruff shampoo, or if you want...
" my pediatrician said to use a dandruff shampoo, or if you want ...really aggressive, you can use... "

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