How to treat shingles causing rash spreading to back, arms and underarms?
91 year male shingles patient needs the RIGHT treatment. Not for Psoriasis. Not for excema. Not for dermatitis. Two months and counting none of the creams are stopping or curing. No internal med has been prescribed and this is his second bout of shingles since he had colon cancer and treatment 95-96. Now the pimples/rash spreading to his back. arms, underarms. Cyclovir and now Triamcinolone Acetonide cream 80 grams this past week? Applied 2x daily...
Hi Doctor and thank you ! I just Of recent came down with a slight case of shingles diagnosed about 4 days rash started on left arm and back of neck and one rash bump on right toe and ne rash shingle pimple on top of outside right ear ! Just was severity of itching and some uncontrollable scratching on my part but no pain at all --from additionally as the suffer chronic bab mirgraines and back pain ! I was given antibiotic levaquin and The aclovir stuff ! I have been taking medicine regularly and went back to doctor with healed up where the other blisters were almost completely:) That was over the weekend had doc visit , now the rash has seem to be re-surfacing on my right arm ; do you know why it is returning after healing and appeared to be light case to begin with compared to others?
I think I may be coming down with Shingles again. This would be my third time. Presently, I have pain on the right side of my back and under my arm. I do not have a rash or blisters as yet. Is there anything I can do at this point to stop it from getting worse?
I ve been diagnosed with internal shingles that is causing severe pain in a ring around my body from the thoracic back wrapped around to my front ribs. I don t have any blisters or rash externally but did have a bout with blisters in my eyes. I had a case of shingles on my forearm about 3 years ago after a surgery that caused nerve damage in my right arm. What can be done to treat these internal shingles? Is there some kind of medicine that would put it in check?
I was directed by a doctor to use TRIAMCINOLONE ACETONIDE OINTMENT 0.1% on a dry scally area on my ankle and it basically burnt the area such that is leaking fluid like a burn. The doc then switched me just Vaseline but the area still weeps and is sore. I do have a call into the dr.
Hello, I think I have three spots of ring worn on my head. I have been to the Dr and he gave me Triamcinolone Acetonide Lotion, USP 0.1% ..... He did not call the spots ring worm, but the spots look like the picture on this sight. I have been using this medication since the first of the year and it is not helping ... I started with one spot and now have three. Help!
My doctor prescribed triamcinolone acetonide cream USP for extremely dry patches of skin on my elbows and said to use it anywhere I had extreme dry skin. I have extremely dry heels and they have cracked and I m not sure whether I should use it on the cracks. I have used neosporin and put on socks to help,
had a rash on legs, back , spots on arms, & now face. Dr.s have given me triamcinolone acetonide. last dr called it dry skin. I ve been working in medical field for over 30 years, ER, stab rm, etc. A pharmacist said I should not be on this steroid for over a few weeks, It has been 16 years. I why can .05 not be used on the face?
Hi For the past week or so my fingers, in between my thumb it’s red and my next finger it’s red on the side and my middle finger its red on the side of it is red and itchy and has a few tiny cuts on one finger. I don’t know how I got this? If it’s...
About 5 weeks ago my husband came home and started scratching all over his body. Then about a week later I started to have the same problem. We started using Eucerin skin calming itch relief cream and it seemed to help but then we both would start...
My lips are cracked and peeling. Very uncomfortable. I have been using latisse for 3 months, could it be that? I haven't had any problems until now. Nothing is healing it. Cortisone , Vaseline, blistex Carmex and triamcinolone acetonide 0.025%