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Dandruff Shampoo vs. Hydrocortisone for Dandruff

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Dandruff Shampoo

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Hydrocortisone

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Other Names: Cortef   Cortaid   Preparation H   Anti Itch   Scalpicin
Rating: 2 out of 5
Based on 11,847 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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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... Read more on Wikipedia
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What patients are saying about Dandruff Shampoo vs. Hydrocortisone

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have tried dandruff shampoo with no success. We also have...
...don't flare up. We have tried dandruff shampoo with no success. We also have ...but they come right back. Hydrocortisone also works temporarily but I don't like to use it too often. Regardless...
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...
dandruff shampoo once or twice a week.  It has worked great...
...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 ...always used his California baby shampoo ...
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 showering, ...I still use the dandruff shampoo to keep it...
cream and dandruff shampoo...what can I do to stop...
...I missing some nutrient(s) or is it related to a fungus or virus or something? I even have flaking behind my eyebrows and occasionally peeling and redness on and beside my nose. Besides hydrocort...
and that zaps it. His hair is apl and this routine keeps...
...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. ...with an anti dandruff shampoo and ...
pediatrician said to use a dandruff shampoo, or if you want...
...said to use a dandruff shampoo, or if ...aggressive, you can use hydrocortisone cream on it....
cleanse with dandruff shampoo. It's definitely helping but...
...wks old) has had a horrible red bumpy rash now for 3 ...condition) and I'm to treat it with hydrocortisone (sp?) cream and cleanse with dandruff shampoo. It's definitely helping but I still...
twice daily until it gets better. Once it's better then keep...
...dermatitis. I would use a dandruff shampoo such as Nizoral every day in addition to hydrocortisone twice daily until it gets better. Once it's better then keep using...
nuisance for you. Use a good dandruff shampoo, even to wash...
...use Hydrocortisone Cream 2.5% on ...nuisance for you. Use a good dandruff shampoo, even to wash your body where you have it. Hydrocortisone can be used...
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