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Skin condition with eczema

Answered by: Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli

Last Updated: September 19, 2021 11:39 AM

Anonymous 31 days

Hai I am a 22 yrs old female with a fragile dry skin. My last consult with a dermatologist, At first I was told that I have severe fungal infection all over my body. By the way, my skin is similar to eczema and after Dr give me itraconizole and aerius , it gets better. But then it prone to came again so he said to change my daily cream to oilment based and start moisturize my skin as i have eczema. but im still want to confirm if there is any other ways to control my flare up because i cant afford to go to specialist every 2 weeks. now im currently using pinetarsol gel and eucerin relief cream but my eczema still flare up.

Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli 31 days
General Practitioner

Thank you for your question.

Based on the statement above, we understand your concerns regarding eczema flare ups. We will try to help you.

There are some lifestyle changes that you can do to prevent flare-ups. Such as:

  • Avoid scratching
  • Apply skin moisturiser twice daily
  • Adhere to itch cream or oral medications
  • Change to milder soaps without scent or dye
  • Wear cool, smooth-textured clothing
  • Manage stress and anxiety

However, since we do not have the information about your medical history, we are unable to provide accurate treatment advice. We suggest to consult this problem to your doctor or our dermatologist via online consultation.

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We hope this answer helps you.
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Last Updated: Sun Sep 19 2021 11:39:38 GMT+0800 (Malaysia Time)
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