Hydrocortisone

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Cortisol (hydrocortisone) is a corticosteroid hormone, or glucocorticoid, produced by the adrenal gland. It is released in response to...
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Hydrocortisone for Herpes

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lodoquinol brings relief, so if it were herpes...
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" ...this normal, I have had minor breakouts around my mouth since ...full STD blood test. 3) would anti fungals immediately work on viral herpes, because the Hydrocortisone lodoquinol brings relief, so if it... "

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a day with polysporin treatment or hydrocortisone Herpes
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" ...Dr. H that the inflammation /bumps which arose late last night have gone down considerably today and appear to be dissappearing. So in short, if something... "

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cleared up. I've read on the Internet that if it was herpes...
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" Thanks grace. I started taking the hydrocortisone cream and after a day the itch and burn seemed to have almost cleared up. I've read on the Internet... "

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herpes and use hydrocortisone for the dermititis. Im...
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" ...also had the doctor this morning look the spots and said it wasn't herpes and use hydrocortisone for the dermititis.   Im feeling a little better today but still nervous of... "

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hates that and it made it worse! Don't...
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" ...every come.....mostly just red and itchy and then nerve pain in buttocks...I take Zyxal if I get itchies...I used to use hydrocortisone--herpes hates that and it made it worse! Don't do... "

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o said that hydrocortisone would exacerbate a herpes b...
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" ...only day two of treatment with hydrocortisone, but the vesicles are less visible/red today than they were yesterday.  The vesicles are still somewhat visible, but honestly look more like shiny spots... "

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elves as it contains ether. I used to use a hydrocortisone...
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" ...which is an eruption of herpes virus I. Those are caused by colds (hence the name) or stress. Tell you what to do, Jarbaby. At the first sign of a cold sore coming on, dab on some Curasore.... "

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as recently said to have herpes i dont know what kind they d...
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" ...was recently said to have herpes i dont know what kind they did a culture and just said it came back positive nothing more nothing less i did a blood test still hasnt came back first outbreak was May... "

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it is herpes, dont use the hydrocortisone cream, you are be...
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" Hey - If it is herpes, dont use the hydrocortisone cream, you are better ...sounds like it could be herpes, but did you kiss that ...down on her etc? Also, herpes is spread by skin to... "

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milder. I've been using a hydrocortisone/miconazole cream...
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" ...fungal infection rather than herpes. When it first appeared it very painful. The incidents since have been milder. I've been using a hydrocortisone/miconazole... "

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Herpes medications
Hydrocortisone
79,918 discussions
Taken for: Itching, Eczema, Rash, Inflammation, Dermatitis, Psoriasis, Addison's Disease, Adrenal Insufficiency, Asthma
Other names: Cortef, Dermacort, Cortaid, Anti Itch, Preparation H
3.1
Satisfaction
2.7
Helpfulness
Vagisil
10,482 discussions
Taken for: Itching, Yeast Infection, Pain, Rash, Burn
Other names: Vaginal Itch, Anti Itch, Itch Relief, Vagisil Anti-Itch, Dermoplast
Method of use: Ointment, Vaginal Ointment
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.3
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Eurax
3,350 discussions
Taken for: Itching, Chicken Pox, Rash, Scabies, Rosacea
Other names:
Method of use: Ointment
Prescribing mode: Rx
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Acyclovir
29,649 discussions
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Other names: Zovirax, Acylovir, Zovirax Topical, Zovirax Cold Sore, Acyclovir Sodium
Method of use: Ointment, Pill
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Valtrex
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Other names: Imiquimod, Zyclara
Method of use: Ointment
Prescribing mode: Rx
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