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    Mar 5, 2017, 06:23 PM
    How to cure a long term cactus infection?
    Has anyone encountered a long term infection with a cactus? Accidentally I touched a wilted cactus to put in the trash. Not long after my fingers started blistering, cracking with severe exzema. This has been over a year and I am still experiencing severe inflammation, itchiness, cracking, and peeling in the two fingers that I touched the cactus with. I have tried Steroids cream, Clobetasol, two rounds of prednisone, nothing helped. Then went to see a dermatologists two times which he prescribed me, Toctiono which helped but only for a short period because as soon as I stop taking the medication, inflammation, cracking itchiness and peeling starts over again. I cannot be forever on this medication. Please help!!
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    Mar 5, 2017, 06:34 PM
    1) Do you know the name of the cactus?
    2) Why did you stop taking the meds?
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    Mar 6, 2017, 03:30 AM
    The name of the cactus was Espostoa.
    It's a cactus is covered with towns and white fine hairs.
    I stopped taking the medication because it a very strong medication and it was recommend that I take it for 6 month which I did. Look up the medication and side effects, price of "Toctino".

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