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Lip itching, numb zit, advice

Just a couple of minutes ago, I was sitting, watching tv when my lip started itching. Then it felt as if a pimple was coming in. I scratched it and I felt a bump. I realized it was a zit. But then it started to bet bigger and numb. It s around the size of a dime in length. Its been around 20 minutes and it hasn t gone away. What could it be? Should I seek medical help?
Asked On : Tue, 22 May 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response

welcome to healthcare magic.

it will be difficult to comment on what it is without seeing it. it could be an insect bite. i will recommend that you apply cortisone cream mixed with fucidin cream on it, it will give you relief. if the itching is intense, you can also take tab. claritin 10 mg once a day . that will help.

Answered: Tue, 22 May 2012
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Dermatologist Dr. Puvvula Kishore Kumar's  Response
Hi...dear selina...,
Thanks for choosing HCM..,
According to your complaint...,
Itching, swelling with sudden onset..,
could be INSECT BITE....called.,
1) Tab.Cetrizine 10 mg daily night times..,
2) Tab.Betamethasone 1 mg daily morning times..,
3) Tab paracetamol 500 mg 2 times daily for 2 days...,
will give good result..thanQ
Answered: Wed, 23 May 2012
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Sexologist Dr. Vijai Laxmi Agarwal's  Response
Hello Dear.
Welcome here on Health Care Magic Dot Com.
I am very much concern of your problem.
In my view
Certainly you should take medical help
So I will suggest you
To visit your gp and specialist as per his advice.
Good luck.
Answered: Tue, 22 May 2012
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