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Sore throat, headaches, flu. Taken ibuprofen, echiacea, rashes, swelling inside right eye. Will fucidin cream help?

Been having sore throat , coughing, headaches and flue. been to the doctor who said could not prescribe any medication. But advised that i need to take lots of fluids and rest .been taking ibuprofen , echinacea tablets and buttlercup syrup woke up this morning with rash like itchy swealing on the side of my right eye? can i apply fucidin cream or hydrocortason cream?
Asked On : Mon, 21 Jan 2013
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hi, thanks for using healthcare magic

If the rash is itching it would be best to use the hydrocortisone cream. This is a topical steroid and would treat any inflammatory process.
You may want to consider having your doctor look at the rash

Hope this helps
Answered: Mon, 21 Jan 2013
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