Steroid creams and ointments are effective and work quickly to bring a flare up under control, but there are side effects to using steroids long-term.
Topical corticosteroids are effective anti-inflammatory, immunosuppressive, & vasoconstrictive medications and are treatment for rashes, eczema, and dermatitis.
Contour Dermatology is currently seeking participants (ages 2 and up) for a clinical study for a new, non-steroidal topical ointment to treat eczema.
Seborrheic dermatitis is a common skin disorder that can be easily treated. This condition is a red, scaly, itchy rash most commonly seen on the scalp, sides of the nose, eyebrows, eyelids, skin behind the ears, and middle of the chest.
Dr. Jochen was a principal investigator for this drug – the first new prescription drug approved for eczema in more than 10 years.