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How to cure the condition of eczema?

I have been off topical steroids for a couple months now and my eczema has returned an d also a new symptom red raised hot welts that All I have to do is touch my skin sometimes in areas I have not had eczema and they just appear in a large area or an area I have scratched. I was on and of topical steroids for about a year and a half wit sometimes a month at a time. Ehen it came back the derm just said go back on the steroids, and last time said if it returns just use the protopic.
Mon, 30 Apr 2018
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Hello,

As per your case history of Eczema, my treatment advice is:

1. Do not scratch the lesion as it may worsen the condition.
2. Apply a mild antibiotic plus steroid cream like Fusiderm-B cream twice daily on it.
3. Take an antihistamine medicine like Levocetirizine twice daily for 7 to 10 days.

If the problem persists, then consult a dermatologist.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Harshit Bhachech
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