Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Frustrated mom | 2010/08/26

Q.

chronic rashes on the cheeks

My 6 month old son has rashes on the cheeks. the doc told me it was mild exzema and gave some ointments and bath soap....they rashes are back and they are now spreading fast on the face only. please advise......frustrated mom

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This is almost certainly an eczema rash. Apply Mylocort ointment once daily to the rash for no longer than 7 days. Also apply Epimax Junior to his face and body after bathing him.

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