Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
152 Doctors are Online

Pregnant, itchy rash, dry sensitive skin. Using aqueous cream, hydrous oil. History of eczema. Treatment?

HI I AM 28 weeks pregnant and have suffered from eczema my whole life. the last few weeks i have noticed a rash on my face that is itchy and starting to peel, I have used aqueous cream , hydrous oil, my nurse has given me cetaphil moisturising cream and body wash for dyr itchy sensitive skin but this is not seem 2 be helping any suggestions as its getting so bad i am tempted to use my betnavate on it,
Asked On : Thu, 9 Aug 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  58
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
,   ,  
General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi, Nadinej,
Thanks for query.
Continue with Cetaphil cream.
Take some antihistamine like Cetrizine after consulting your Obst.
I think there is no problem taking antihistamine at this stage of pregnancy.
Apply some moisturizing cream.
Ok and bye.
Answered: Mon, 13 Aug 2012
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor