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My lips are continuously chapped all the time, no lip balm

Customer Question

My lips are continuously chapped all the time, no lip balm is working for me, is there a treatment to cure it?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: No I haven't seen a doctor, I usually apply lip balms
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: No please
Submitted: 6 days ago.
Category: Medical
Customer: replied 6 days ago.
My lips are blistered, sore and red all the time, I keep peeling the dried skin on it, I have tried several lip creams and balms to no avail, due my constant peeling my lips are losing its elasticity, I want to know if there is treatment to stop the dryness.Thank you
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 6 days ago.

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Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 6 days ago.

it could be a vitamin or iron deficiency

that can cause this

I would get your iron, vitamin B levels, vitamin A and zinc tested

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Customer: replied 6 days ago.
Oh kk Doctor, I want to know if there is a treatment that can solve it
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 6 days ago.

yes if we can find what you are deficient in, taking that and it will get better