Mometasone furoate (Elica®) Products
Mometasone furoate (Elica®) is a doctor-prescribed over the counter topical steroid that acts as the first line defense against symptoms of eczema which includes itchiness, redness and inflammation.
About Mometasone furoate (Elica®)
Mometasone furoate (Elica®) is indicated for the relief of the inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses, such as psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, and irritant and/or allergic contact dermatitis. The lotion formulation may also be applied to scalp lesions.
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Celiac Disease and Eczema: What’s the Connection?
People with eczema are likely to have gluten sensitivity. Likewise, those with celiac disease are three times more likely to have eczema.
The Link between Food Allergies and Eczema in Children
There is a link between food allergies and eczema in children. Parents with children who have eczema, especially those with more severe forms, must therefore be aware of the increased risk for developing food allergies.
Differentiating Eczema and Psoriasis
Skin conditions such as psoriasis and eczema can look very similar to each other. After all, they both manifest as dry, red patches of skin that are scaly and inflamed. The two are very different conditions, however, and will need different courses of treatments.
ASC Reference No.: B121P021721ES