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Have pimples on face, shoulder, neck. Suggest medication - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 01-Mar-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor:Hi DR XXXXXXX here
Doctor:please proceed with the query.
User:I have a problem with my skin
User:i keep on getting pimples
User:my age is 24
Doctor:From when are you getting pimples
User:on my face shoulder neck
Doctor:are you taking any treatment for this
User:from my 18 yrs
User:nothn as off now
Doctor:ok, is it extensive
Doctor:or few
Doctor:Have you taken any tablets for this previously
Doctor:was it effective
User:i dont remember the name of the tab but i remember the gel its clindamycin
User:no if i take the tab then it gets controlled after stopping again its bak to normal
Doctor:ok i shall tell you a ointment for this
User:they diagnoised it as acene
Doctor:but along with this you need to control your oily food intake and eat more fresh fruits and vegetables
Doctor:less masala food
Doctor:and drink more fluids
Doctor:PAPULEX cream
Doctor:apply it twice a day
User:my frens are asking me to take some steriods as it may be due to hormonal imbalance
Doctor:also EREMIS face wash
Doctor:Just see if youa re able to get this in your pharmacy
User:any tabs??
Doctor:Yes , for this you need to check the hormonal levels by blood tets
Doctor:if any disturabnce is there or not
Doctor:We cannot suggest any tablets in this forum
Doctor:so as of now you try these,and avoid touching your face
Doctor:Do not use any oily face cream which will cuase eruption. Also if you oil your hair tie it up away from face and shoulders
Doctor:ok,Do you have any more queries
User:can you suggest me a nice skin dr so that i can go ahead n take those tests
Doctor:Ok, which are you from
User:im from XXXXXXX
User:ThQ soo much
Doctor:you are welcome
Doctor:Kindly login for further queries
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