Why shoudn t i use cortisone with cellulitis?
Hi, I developed skin lesions, saw a doctor who prescribed cortisone cream but I think he said that if blisters develop not to use the cortisone. So it has blistered. He also gave a prescription for antibiotics since I had cellulitis a couple of months ago. Why shouldn t you use cortisone with...
What is the cause of red spot after using cortisone cream?
I have a red dime sized spot that appeared on the back of knee.....It itched at first. I put some cortisone cream on it thinking it eczema. It does not itch now but is still red. Eczema? I have had it before and cannot wear jewelry. Ringworm? Skin cancer?
Bumpy rash on skin. Applying cortisone cream. Any infection?
Hi I have a something that looks like a rash but is like a round skin color and bumpy around the edges it seems to be getting worse. I did just return from Thailand two months ago and was wondering if I could have picked something up? There is one on my leg and one on my lower spine. Have been...
Can the bump on wrist be cured with ice and cortisone cream?
Hi there- I was typing a lot and shoveling snow. My wrist on left hand hurts and I have a bump above the thump. I bought some wrist support glove and I m wearing it only when it hurts a lot. I applied some ice, cortisone cream and looks like pain and bump doesn t do away. It happened 2 weeks ago....
Used cortisone cream for itchy ankle rash. Suggestions?
I ve developed an ankle rash while on holidays in a hot climate. I have walked a fair bit. I experienced a similar leg/ankle rash while on a holiday in Hawaii a few years ago. I purchased an over-the-counter cortisone cream and it seemed to work the 1st day. I have not been outside in the sun as...
Itching in anus, scrotum and thighs. Tried cortisone. Any ideas?
I have an ongoing problem with an itchy anus , scrotum and inner thighs where the legs join the torso. I have what it appears fissure that go from the outside to the inside of my anus. These become very itchy when exposed to cool air -- especially at night time. The same type of fissures can be...
Itchy bumps on body. Used cortisone ointment. Mites?
I have had itchy bumps on my body for almost 2 weeks....I live in an apt complex so checked for bed bugs and ruled that out. The spots that have appeared are very small but itch extremely bad...have a cluster below my right shoulder blade and my lower back area and scattered on my abdomen and...
Are shots of cortison in the knee harmful or beneficial?
Cortisone shots in any joint when done properly...and according to the guidelines can be very helpful in treating joint inflammation and pain. Cortisone shots anywhere in the body if given too frequently can be harmful.
I hope this has answered your question.
ive had what looks like a rash on my chest and somewhat on my sholders, its red and has many little bumps. ive tried cortisone cream and acne cream but bo help
Hi Pink ! I am Dr Shareef answering your query. It could be some kind of allergic reaction or urticaria. I would suggest you to take some oral anti histaminic drug like certizine. If you do not get relief, then you should show yourself to a Dermatologist. Thanks.
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