• question-icon

    Suggest remedies for bite marks on the shoulder

default
Posted on Mon, 10 Jul 2017 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: Dr suggest some remedial cream to remove bite marks on my shoulder which are two weeks old. Presently I am using plain Betnovate cream.
doctor
Answered by Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Steroid antibiotic cream

Detailed Answer:
Hi
Thanks for being at HealthcareMagic
I have reviewed the attached photograph and would recommend you to apply a topical steroid and antibiotic combination like mometasone and fusidic acid cream on the affected areas twice daily for 7-10 days.
Regards
Dr Asmeet

Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Kampana
doctor
default
Follow up: Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney 1 hour later
Thank you Dr.

Today it is seen that the thin scar is coming on the infected area. Once the scar is dried and go away the infected area may look more bright .....

How much days it will take to the bite marks to completely vanish ?
doctor
Answered by Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney 2 minutes later
Brief Answer:
10-14 days

Detailed Answer:
It will take around 10-14 days for the marks to disappear.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Remy Koshy
doctor
Answered by
Dr.
Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney

Dermatologist

Practicing since :2007

Answered : 4433 Questions

premium_optimized

The User accepted the expert's answer

Share on

Recent questions on  Fusidic acid

doctor1 MD

It started with an odd itch on one side of my penis. Persisted for 2-3 days...itched only the odd time. I checked my penis,...where the itch was...

doctor1 MD

Dear Sir, My husband had a boils and itching problem in under arms and chest. After consulting a doctor he took Momentasone+Fusidic acid...

doctor1 MD

Hi, My husband has pus filled pimples in the backside of his head. He has very oily hair. We have observed that they come up whenever he has sweets...

doctor1 MD

My wife has had sores on her arms and legs for about 1 year. They're not painful unless she picks at them. When she does pick at them, there's a...

doctor1 MD

hi I believe I may have shingles I do you have a diagnosis of p a d that was determined about a year ago my rash developed on the shin of my right...

doctor1 MD

i have dark spots or scars on my left cheek, i dont know what they are called, they are simply darkened depths in small circle shapes on my face. I...

Get personalised answers from verified doctor in minutes across 80+ specialties

146 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM Blog Questions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction
Questions Answered By Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney
  • Q - What are the symptoms of scabies?

  • Q - Suggest treatment for superficial folliculitis on inner thigh

  • Q - Suggest treatment for graying of hair and hair loss

  • Q - What causes red colored lesion on the hips?

  • Q - Suggest treatment for dry lips

  • Q - Suggest treatment for recurrent acne

  • Q - Suggest treatment for itching in the armpits

  • Q - What causes tiny skin tags in neck area?

  • Q - How to get rid of body lice?

  • Q - Suggest treatment for itching on neck, hands and legs

backtotop2