Diprolene AF


Comment from: Southernborn55-64on Treatment for 1-6 months Published: November 20

My Dermatologist prescribed this ointment for me in 1999 as I had developed bald patches on my scalp. My hair had fallen out to approx the 75% level. I 'buzz' cut my hair for easier application and within approx 3 weeks little hairs began to grow back. I recovered all my hair plus it was thicker. At first it came in a gray color(naturally brown) but soon returned to natural. Very please. Now in 2007 I have same problem again. Believe it is called Alopecia Areta. Hopefully it will work again. Just moved and need to find another doctor.

Comment from: cadean45-54on Treatment for 10+ years Published: November 26

I developed Psoriasis in my 20's and have used it off and on for quite a few years. It usually clears it up after a few applications and is usually several months before it shows up again. I found that the gel works much better for me.

Comment from: 45-54on Treatment for 2-5 years Published: December 20

Comment from: 55-64on Treatment for 10+ years Published: December 06

the treatment seems to reduce some of the redness but does not completely rid me of the disease

Comment from: Coolio45-54on Treatment for less than 1 month Published: March 18

expensive and not really that effective

Comment from: marty45-54on Treatment for less than 1 month Published: January 24

I've tried many over the counter skin ointments.. they only made it worse.. including hydracortisone.. this is the only product that works

Comment from: flarkin35-44on Treatment for less than 1 month Published: November 26

I used this medication by mistake for chronic ear wax buildup 4 years ago. Got it mixed up with the one I should have used. Believe it or not, I have never had ear was issues in my ears again! Amazing...


Medical Editor: John P. Cunha, DO, FACOEP

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