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Permanent cure for eczema - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hi
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   am suffering from eczema...
User :   is thr any permanent cure for this
Doctor :   where do you have the eczema
User :   on joints hands & legs
User :   & on thies &leg
Doctor :   since?
User :   15 yrs
User :   now wen it comes am applying "clop m" onitment
User :   it goes........ again comes
User :   it wil be more in cold season
Doctor :   Do you hae asthma
User :   oct to feb.......
User :   no asthma
Doctor :   are you on Clop m
User :   ya
Doctor :   The exact cause of atopic dermatitis is unknown, but is likely due to a combination of dry, irritated skin together with a malfunction in the body's immune system.
Doctor :   atopic dermatitis is the eczema you have
User :   ok
Doctor :   Stress and the allergens
Doctor :   usually increse
User :   any cure or onitment
User :   previously am using "polaramine" tablet for a week once in a week
User :   now they r banned
Doctor :   the clop m is the steroid cream which would be helpng
Doctor :   whtn the problem flares up
Doctor :   The only pervention is by avoiding the allergen
User :   wen i use it for a week the eczema gets reduced
Doctor :   once there is ithcing you got to use the antihistamines liek polarine
Doctor :   etc
Doctor :   yeah that is the only thing that can be done
Doctor :   thera ae soem immunomoduylators now
Doctor :   coming but the results are variable
Doctor :   among diff peop'
Doctor :   e
User :   any table in place of "polaramine"
Doctor :   Benadryl is good too
Doctor :   But the doctors prescription is more good as he would hgave physically examined you
User :   its a tonic or tablet
Doctor :   Its availbale as syrup]
User :   its for cough naaa
Doctor :   Noits actully an antihistamine
Doctor :   It has variable indications
Doctor :   So you can try other remedies with the doctor like immunomodulators, light therapy etc
User :   can u suggest any good doctor?
Doctor :   one more thin gis bathe less frequently
User :   in Pune
User :   or Hyderabad
Doctor :   When you do bathe, limit yourself to 15 to 20 minutes, and use warm, rather than hot, water
Doctor :   Using a bath oil also may be helpful.
User :   oil name?
User :   or any soap name?
Doctor :   You can use any sopa with extra moistureisers
Doctor :   or oil before you go to bath
User :   bath oil name?
Doctor :   with coconut oil
Doctor :   Choose mild soaps that clean without excessively removing natural oils.
User :   can i use olive or zojoba oil
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   see that yoiu dont go for the dry skin anytime
Doctor :   It should be moisturiesed
Doctor :   Oil has more staying power than moisturizers do and prevents the evaporation of water from the surface of your skin.
User :   ok
User :   can u suggest any dood doctor in PUNE or HYDERABAD
Doctor :   We dont have database in pune or hyd but soon we will be in those too
Doctor :   thanks for consulting bye
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