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Posted on Wed, 9 Aug 2017 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: My finger tips are peeling and sometimes bleeding. little painful as cut is on fingertips. only fingertips. from 2 yrs there.
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Answered by Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney 54 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Eczema and its management

Detailed Answer:
Hi
Thanks for being at HealthcareMagic
I have gone through your complaints and you seem to be having finger tip eczema.
If I was your treating doctor I would recommend you to apply steroid antibiotic cream like fusidic acid and betamethasone cream( fucibet) on the affected areas twice daily along with frequent and liberal application of a moisturising cream containing white soft paraffin on the entire hands 2-3 times in a day.
Besides this keep your hands moisturised, avoid soaps and detergents and wear gloves while washing clothes and utensils.
Regards
Dr Asmeet
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Nagamani Ng
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Follow up: Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney 31 minutes later
Dear mam, thank you very much for your nice suggestion. Kindly suggest except this cream should I take any oral tablets?

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Answered by Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney 55 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Take oral antihistaminic like tablet levocetrizine

Detailed Answer:
You can take oral antihistaminic like tablet levocetrizine 5 mg once daily for 2 weeks.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Remy Koshy
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