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Burning in leg after Finalgon application - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hi doc i used a cream called finalgon and i have rubbed it in
User :   didnt realise im not ment to do that
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i have now a burning sensation,washed it off with cotton bud with oil and applied a icepack on it, but still burning a little
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Which area did you apply to?
User :   to my back and to my leg
User :   shin
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   But where did you apply inside?
User :   no, on the skin
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   On the skin is fine
Doctor :   there wont be any problem
User :   ok is there anyway i can get rid of the birning
Doctor :   other than few sensations
Doctor :   You can apply icepacks on ti
Doctor :   'it
User :   ok
Doctor :   That would ease the pain
User :   any other suggestions my ice pack has melted
Doctor :   Or keep your legs in a tub of cool water
User :   :)
User :   ok
Doctor :   Need not be regrigerated
User :   ok
User :   thanks Doc
Doctor :   Thank you, bye for now
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