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Hidradenitis Suppurativa (5 members)

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Over-the-counter medications and supplements (2) Tried it?How effective?
Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin) Y | N Rating Saved
Zinc gluconate Y | N Rating Saved
Prescription drugs (4) Tried it?How effective?
Antibiotics Y | N Rating Saved
Oral retinoid medications Y | N Rating Saved
Corticosteroids Y | N Rating Saved
Tumor necrosis factor (TNF)-alpha inhibitors Y | N Rating Saved
Surgical (2) Tried it?How effective?
Incision and drainage Y | N Rating Saved
Surgical removal Y | N Rating Saved
Lifestyle / dietary changes and home remedies (6) Tried it?How effective?
Warm compresses Y | N Rating Saved
Keep the affected area clean Y | N Rating Saved
Wear loosefitting clothes Y | N Rating Saved
Avoid shaving Y | N Rating Saved
Avoid smoking Y | N Rating Saved
Lose weight Y | N Rating Saved

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