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Preventive measures for eczema - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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User :   Dear User, You have started the test chat with our doctor. The duration of the test chat is 5 minutes. After the trial period, you will be redirected to the Payment page.
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   M sufferring from eczema since almost 10 years.. no solutions yet.. tried out many medicines in all possible branches of medicines
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   What medicines have you used till date?
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User :   all homeopethic and alepathic medicines used.. presently applying a liquid called utrica urens
User :   i guess thats a homeopathic medicine
Doctor :   Eczema is difficult to treat, you can try following some lifestyle modifications like
Doctor :   Try to identify and avoid triggers that worsen the inflammation.
Doctor :   Try to avoid sweating, extreme temperature changes, wool products, such as rugs, bedding and clothes,
Doctor :   as well as harsh soaps and detergents.
User :   can u suggest a good cream for the same.. as any cream like ponds nevea are worsening the prob
Doctor :   Any anti-itch cream or aloe vera or xxxxx lotion is sufficient if applied regularly.
Doctor :   Apply cool, wet compresses on the affected area.
Doctor :   Avoid scratching whenever possible.

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