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Suggest treatment for chemical burn on lips

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Dr. Rahul Kumar

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Posted on Tue, 1 Sep 2015 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: i may have a chemical burn on my lips..what to do?
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Answered by Dr. Rahul Kumar 38 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Use steroid cream

Detailed Answer:
Hello

Please upload a photo of the lesion so that I am better able to help.

Please also let me know which chemical caused it. Chemicals lead to inflammation.
I treat such cases with topical steroid cream like Mometasone. It gives good results within a week.
You can try this in consultation with your doctor.

Let me know if you have any other doubts.
Thank you.
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