Allergic contact dermatitis to Dermovate and Eumovate
. Contact Dermatitis 1984; 11(1):50-1.
And pack a good topical steroid, such as Eumovate
(PS6.20, from pharmacies), to reduce swelling and itching if you are bitten.
Effectiveness of topical steroids in the control of radiation dermatitis: a randomised trial using 1% hydrocortisone cream and 0.05% clobetasone butyrate (Eumovate
The study found that in the United Kingdom, the prescribing ratio of emollients to topical steroids was almost 15 to 1, with the majority of steroid prescriptions being for a moderate potency drug (clobetasone butyrate, which is marketed as Eumovate
I have been prescribed locoid cream and eumovate
cream, but they didn't work.