Help managing your child’s eczema

There’s a lot to keep in mind when your child has eczema. In addition to the treatment plan provided by your doctor, here are a few more tips that may help you manage eczema in children:

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Avoid cold, dry air and situations where they may sweat and overheat

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  • Use laundry detergents and cleaning products that do not contain preservatives, dyes, or fragrances
  • Avoid scented fabric softener or dryer sheets
  • Wash new clothes before use
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  • Avoid bubble baths and harsh soaps
  • Bathe in warm, not hot, water
  • Limit bath time to 5-10 minutes
  • Bathe up to once a day
  • Apply moisturizer to damp skin shortly after bathing
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  • Make sure your child knows they aren’t alone—many
    people have eczema
  • Reassure your child’s friends that they can’t “catch” eczema
  • Talk with your child's teachers so that they may be prepared, and understand what your child is experiencing

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Make sure your child knows
they’re not alone. Eczema is a
chronic and common condition.
See more facts about eczema.

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Important Safety Information & Indication


Do not use EUCRISA if you are allergic to crisaborole or any of the ingredients in EUCRISA.

EUCRISA may cause side effects including allergic reactions at or near the application site. These can be serious and may include hives, itching, swelling, and redness. If you have any of these symptoms, stop using EUCRISA and get medical help right away.

The most common side effect of EUCRISA is application site pain, such as burning or stinging.

EUCRISA is for use on skin (topical use) only. Do not use EUCRISA in your eyes, mouth, or vagina.

EUCRISA is a prescription ointment used on the skin (topical) to treat mild-to-moderate eczema (atopic dermatitis) in adults and children 3 months of age and older.

See Full Prescribing Information .