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Posted on Fri, 24 Jun 2016 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: Sir my wife has suffered with chiknpox frm 4 days . Initialy only lmtd spots are there . But ystrday night small spots are cameout on her face. Ystrday she took injection and medicine from docter available in village. He give her inj daily. Plz tell me right medicine for chickenpox and scars .
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Answered by Dr. Rahul Kumar 9 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Use aloevera gel

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for the query.
Chicken pox usually lasts for 7 days.
There is no medication to stop new lesions.
If she has fever you can give paracetamol tablet and ask her to apply aloevera gel twice daily.
There is no need for injections.
The skin lesions will dry up and form scars.
Ask her to keep applying aloevera gel on these scars.
If Will take at least 2 months for these scars to disappear.
Let me know if you have any other doubts.
Thank you.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Vaishalee Punj
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Follow up: Dr. Rahul Kumar 15 minutes later
Sir from 4 days lmtd spots were there . Ystrday night small spots cameout . Is it due to injection took yatrday. Or other reason.
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Answered by Dr. Rahul Kumar 5 hours later
Brief Answer:
It's not due to injection

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Chicken pox eruptions keep coming over a period of 5 days.
It's not due to injection but injection is not required.
The lesions will crust and fall off within a week.
Just relax, apply aloevera gel daily.
This will enhance healing process.
Let me know if you have any other doubts.
Thank you
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Naveen Kumar
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Follow up: Dr. Rahul Kumar 56 minutes later
Sir last que. aloevera may be natural or it should be buy from medical stores etc . And it may be apply now or aftr spots ll dry.
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Answered by Dr. Rahul Kumar 6 hours later
Brief Answer:
Buy from market

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Buy dewderm or dermadew lotion from market.
Don't apply natural aloevera.
It can cause reaction.
She can start applying it now itself and continue it for 2 months.
Let me know if you have any other doubts.
Thank you.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Raju A.T
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