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10 month baby, suffering from fungal infection, applied siloderm mixi, developed white patches. Suggestions?

Hello Santosh, few days back i had used Siloderm Mixi on my 10th month baby. Actually she had some fungal infection visible in a dotted forms near to her lips, so i applied it locally there. Subsequently she developed a small white patch, i am a bit panic so please help on the same, which ointment i should apply on her face to get rid of that white spot
Asked On : Thu, 2 May 2013
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Pediatrician 's  Response

Thank you for your query.

I suggest that you do not apply anything over the white patch and see the progress. In case it grows in size then it shall be better to show to a doctor and seek expert opinion. Fungal infections do not respond to Silderm Mixi but would get aggravated with it.

I hope I have answered your query to your satisfaction.

Wishing your daughter an early recovery.


Rajiv K Khandelwal
Answered: Thu, 2 May 2013
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Cardiologist Dr. Anantharamakrishnan's  Response
Hi friend,
Welcome to Health Care Magic

Medication without doctors' advice is not advisable for any condition - especially for the baby and that too for its face....
The new patch may or may not be related to the medicine used - antibiotic, anti-fungal and steroid combination...
The best option is to consult a dermatologist and get a definite diagnosis and then treat - it doesn't sound like an emergency...

Take care
Wishing speedy recovery
God bless
Good luck
Answered: Fri, 3 May 2013
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