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Sores from a ice addiction all over the body

sores from a ice addiction all over the body and one sore has became ulcerated my girlfriend has a major addiction to ice or crack and has sores all over her bodyand face from constant picking at her skin . She has a ulcerated sore on her shin which has also got a huge red ring around the infected sore. What can i put on her skin to help. She refuses to go to a doctor so i need to help her by at least caring for her sores
Asked On : Thu, 27 Jan 2011
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Thanks for the query

I dont lreally understand the term 'ice' picking of skin is one of the signs of cocaine addiction/over dose. Both of u need help from a good psychiatrist and have to be in a good rehab facility.

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Answered: Fri, 19 Aug 2011
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I have the same problem. I am constantly looking for a cream or treatment to put on the sores. The best I have come across so far is a antibiotic cream perscribed for Golden Staff (ask your doctor for this yourself if she wont go). I am still on the look out for instant treatment...
Answered: Sat, 28 Jan 2012
  Anonymous's Response
There are also skin antibiotics, or from the chemist get "Flaminal Hydro".. Best thing ofcourse is prevention! She will start picking a few hours after using... Keep her busy! Keep her hands busy until she eventually goes to sleep
Answered: Sat, 28 Jan 2012
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