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Suggest treatment for rashes on the arms

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Dr. Kakkar S.

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Posted on Wed, 22 Mar 2017 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: I have a rush on my arm what kinda of rush is this and how can i treat the rash
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Answered by Dr. Kakkar S. 26 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Do have any symptoms like itching?burning?pain?

Detailed Answer:
Hello. Thank you for writing to us

I am dr kakkar (dermatologist). I have gone through your query and I have viewed the image.
Seems like an eczematous dermatitis. Does it itch?

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Just itching
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Answered by Dr. Kakkar S. 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Eczematous dermatitis

Detailed Answer:
Hello.

You may use a moderately potent topical steroid cream e.g betamethasone valerate 0.1% cream, or mometasone furoate 0.r% cream, twice daily.
In addition you may take a tablet of cetrizine 10mg once daily for itching.

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