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Can I heal chicken pox by pricking the blisters and apply vitamin E on them ?

can i just prick my chicken pox and apply vitamin E to heal Im 39 yo with chiken pox, im taking an antiviral drug , its four days now and still more are coming, can i just prick the blisters and apply vitamin E to speed healing?
Asked On : Mon, 21 Mar 2011
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No you should not prick the lesion .otherwise they would leave permanent black depressed scars .You can apply calamine lotion if you want.And you are on right treatment also ...kindly continue.
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Answered: Mon, 21 Mar 2011
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