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Son ingested expired ibuprofen, allergic reaction, tiny spots on body, itching. Cure?

Hello I accedently gave my son an expired medication(ibrozprofin) he got a allergic reaction to it & his very itchy & I don t know how to take it away from him he has like tiny spots all over his entire body & his just itching it away but it just wont go away,I have like this lotion for like a diaper rash ,should I put it on him?what can I do...:(
Asked On : Sun, 7 Oct 2012
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Welcome to Healthcare Magic,
Your son developed allergic reaction and lotion will not help. Right now he need injection with hydrocortisone or methylprednisolone, plus antihistamines injection or tablets such a Benadryl, or chlorfeniramine and IV fluids. Monitor carefully and if you will note difficulty in breathing, changed voice, dizziness, hypotension then you need ASAP bring him to emergency room.
I wish you good luck and speedy recovery,
Hope this helps and I have answered your query. If you have additional queries don’t hesitate to ask.
Best Regards,

Dr.Mihail
Answered: Thu, 11 Oct 2012
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