Topicort Cream has burnt my face. Any suggestions?
Tammy Lee Dawn
1 month ago
I had a small patch of rash near my nostril. My Doctor said was fine to use the Topicort cream (I use this for eczema on hands). After using for a week I developed a major reaction. A different Doctor has prescribed Fucidin Cream, at first this felt great, now my nose is back to being red and burning. I am 3 1/2 months away from seeing a dermatologist. I work with the public, and cannot face going out looking like this. 57 year old female.
Doctor Answers 1
See a dermatologist or allergist before the treatment of scars
You are likely having some type of skin reaction. Stop all meds and consult with a dermatologist or allergist.
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as
a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you
have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute
or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.