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Suggest treatment for peeling of skin from the palms

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Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney

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Posted on Fri, 3 Mar 2017 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: Sir/ Madam, Two weeks back my son of 5 years old got small Blistering on entire body. Also got itching on soles of the feet and palms during nights. Doctor has suggested Ataraxia syrup for 2 days. It took 2 weeks to get relief from it. Now skin layers are getting removed on hand fingers. Please check the attached picture.Please suggest medication if required.
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Answered by Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney 6 hours later
Brief Answer:
Seems the reaction is subsiding, use moisturising cream

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Hi,
Thanks for being at HealthcareMagic ,
I have gone through your complaints and reviewed the attached photograph.

It seems the reaction is subsiding and that's why peeling of the skin over palms .
In such cases, I recommend my patients to apply a moisturizing cream containing white soft paraffin on the entire hands 2-3 times in a day for 7-10 days.

Various brands available are Moisturex soft cream, Parasoft cream, Olesoft cream.
You can use either of the above twice daily.

Regards
Dr Asmeet


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