General Paediatric Dermatology

 


Acne

  • Topical Treatments Age Restrictions:
    Epiduo> 9 years
    Duac > 12 years
    Treclin > 12 years
    Skinoren (adapalene) >12 years
    Adapalene> 1 month
    Benzoyl peroxide > 1 month
    Zineryt (erythromycin)- no age restriction
    Dalacin T (clindamycin)- no age restriction
    Nicam (nicotinamide)- no age restriction
  • If an endocrine disorder is suspected, consider measuring free and total testosterone, androstenolone (DHEA), and DHEA-S

Head Lice

 


Scabies

 


Tinea Capitis