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What causes itching sensation when using Imiquad cream for Molluscum Contagiosum Virus? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 24-Jan-2014
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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User:Hello Doctor
Doctor:good evening
User:I am suffering with that skin problem
User:on my face
User:Doctor has suggested me to use Imiquad cream
User:every alternate day
User:for 6 weeks
Doctor:sorry about that
User:Doctor r u thre ??
User:ok ok
Doctor:please proceed further
User:I am not able to contrl
User:the itching sensation
User:please suggest what to do
Doctor:Imiquad is the treatment for molluscum
Doctor:Itching would be there initially
User:can i use that cream
Doctor:I suggest you to continue the medication
User:for quick healing
Doctor:use the same medicine
Doctor:it is THE drug of choice for molluscum
Doctor:itching will subside after 3 applications
Doctor:and you will start healing quickly
User:can i use that cream daily basis
User:or I should use it on alternate days only
Doctor:use it on alternate days only
User:any other option i can go for a quick heal
Doctor:no other option is required
User:Also can i apply Alovera on face ... my family members are suggesting to use it
Doctor:you can use it
Doctor:dont use both imaquad and aloe vera together but
Doctor:all right?
User:but will it help me in any ways to reduce
User:Aloe vera
Doctor:it will help in soothening and will have astringent effect on your skin
Doctor:it will not reduce the molluscum
User:ok thankyou
Doctor:it will help you to get relief from itching
Doctor:my pleasure
Doctor:are you done with the chat for now?
User:Thanks alot
User:Yes, I am done
Doctor:all right
Doctor:take care
Doctor:Get well soon
Doctor:Bye for now
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