Itching

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Itch (Latin: pruritus) is a Wikt:sensation that causes the desire or reflex to scratch. Itch has resisted many attempts to class...
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Benadryl 45,730 Hydrocortisone 12,886 Prednisone 9,291
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Desonide
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Ketoconazole
Other name: Desowen (Desowen)
Other name: Nizoral (Nizoral)
3.0
2.0
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Eczema
Itching
Rash
Psoriasis
Dermatitis
Inflammation
Seborrheic Dermatitis
Skin Problems
Contact Dermatitis
Dandruff
Cancer
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Itching
Dandruff
Seborrheic Dermatitis
Fungal Infection
Inflammation
Rash
Yeast Infection
Tinea Versicolor
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Method of use:
Foam, Gel, Ointment
Method of use:
Foam, Gel, Ointment
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Desonide is the generic name of a low potency topical corticosteroid that has been available since the 1970s. It is primarily used to treat atopic dermatitis (eczema), seborrheic dermatitis, psoriasis and contact dermatitis in both adults and children. ...
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Weepy
1
Withdrawal
1
Skin Cancer
1
Addiction
1
Candida
1
Tinea
1
Hyperpigmentation
1
Fever
1
Diabetes
1
Dry Lips
1
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Ket
Hair Loss
10
Depression
1
Burning
1
Dry Skin
1
Dry Scalp
1
Skin Problems
1
Diabetes
1
Man Boobs
1
Liver Damage
1
Cushing's Syndrome
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About Desonide
Desonide is the generic name of a low potency topical corticosteroid that has been available since the 1970s. It is primarily used to treat atopic dermatitis (eczema), seborrheic dermatitis, psoriasis and contact dermatitis in both adults and children. ...
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rx ketoconazole shampoo and dermasmoothe has always worked...
" ...The derm prescribed Maddie desonide lotion because ...I still think I prefer the dermasmoothe oil though. The combo of the rx ketoconazole shampoo and dermasmoothe has always worked the best o... "

.05% and ketoconazole 2% and they do help me. God Bless...
" ...the heat my doctor prescribes me topical desonide cream .05% and ketoconazole 2% and they do help me. God... "

him desonide ointment it was really good and ketoconazole...
" ...had it since about 2months old i keep it under control with dove sensitive now but when he first had it i have pictures of him and it was bad the doctors gave him desonide ointment it was really... "

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I just stopped using the desonide cream and now my face...
" ...I just stopped using the desonide cream and now my face is getting a bunch ...know what to do anymore, can I still use the Ketoconazole cream? Like maybe for a month or two everyday?... "

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Ketoconazole for about 3 years and it works really well...
" ...have been using Ketoconazole for about 3 years and it works really well, but my doctor suggests that the ketoconazole isnt really fixing the ...me a prescription for Desonide and thought that th... "

control the seb derm. I should add that it didn't work...
" ...would apply the desonide first and then wait ...bad flares. Otherwise the ketoconazole should, or at least does for some people, control the seb derm. I should add that it didn't work well for... "

is one month using ketoconazole enough? I apply once...
" ...Desonide steroid lotion in my life used mostly in breakouts. That helped ...I went to the doc she agreed that I shouldn't use steroid, but maybe I might have to use a little tiny bit together w... "

of a yeast treatment, Ketoconazole is the antifungal being...
" ...of a yeast treatment, Ketoconazole is the antifungal being ...you that the eczema got much worse before it started to clear in the last ...feeds on sugar. Give the Desonide another shot. ... "

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the one who prescribed the desonide /ketoconazole cream and...
" ...I did see a dermatologist. He was the one who prescribed the desonide /ketoconazole cream and he also gave me TheraSeal skin protectant lotion. So... "

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for that we used ketoconazole cream and desonide cream.Can...
" we already used clotrimazole cream ip for more than a month, but still the itching continuing ans also it ...head for that we used ketoconazole cream and desonide cream.Can you suggest me the... "

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