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Rashes during H1N1 infection - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
How can i help you
User :   hey
Doctor :  
Please proceed with your query
User :   I have h1n1, and i now have a large rash spanning my body
User :   is this normal?
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
i will help u in this
Doctor :   Can i ask few questions ?
User :   yes
Doctor :   Wats your age ?
User :   18
Doctor :   Was the HINI confirmed by tests
User :   i was confirmed to have influenza, they assumed it was the h1n1 strain
Doctor :  
In HINI rashes are one of the presentation
User :   it has just started to appear more i noticed tonight
Doctor :   Nothing to worry
Doctor :  
these rashes will subside on its own
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it will be there for 5-6 days
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and then gradually disappear
User :   is there anything i can do? it's itchy in some places
Doctor :  
Use Calamine lotion
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for topical applilcations
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3-4 times a day
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for 3-4 days
Doctor :  
Avoid spicy and oily foods

Doctor :  
Consume more water, keep your self hydrrated
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