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Is scalp itching one of the side effect of Tugain ?

I Ambadas user of Tugain 5 from last 45 days from these days i had completed 60 ml (One bottle) and continuing the another currently i had itches on my head and i found small wounds and it causes lot of pain with itch.Why this happening to me? is this any side effect please reply me.
Wed, 4 May 2011
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hi
i think u have side effect of tugain.
its contact irritant dermatitis due to alcohol of tugain.
apply topical antibiotic and then mild steroid cream
take cetrizine tab at night for itching
better to consult dermatologist
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