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White patches around eyes
She has got white patches around both the eyes.. looks scaly and dry at the start and then the color changes to white . consulted doctor and they have suggested the tacrovera ointment. Please suggest how long it will take to cure this patches and what is the reason for this patches?
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Dr. Rajdeep
Dermatologist 8 yrs exp Bangalore
These are probably patches of dry eczema/atopic eczema/pityriasis alba. Tacrovera is a very safe medicine and can be used for 3 months. Eczemas respond differently with different patients. Moisturiser helps a lot. U may use tacrovera at night and repeated application of a moisturiser like Sebamed moisturising cream in the day time( 2 to 3 times). If it is itching she could use some antihistamines like levocetrizine. Eczemas also tend to be recurrent so daily use of a moisturiser is important. Also she should use a moisturising face wash or soap not regular baby soap or regular soap. Warm regards. Dr. Rajdeep Mysore. Chirag Hospital Bangalore
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