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Child and I are having rash like hives, itchy red small spots, pup has taken treatment for the same. Help?

I have a 16 week old shih tzu/pug she had very flaky skin and red spots - my vet gave her two goes of anti- biotics i have washed her one a week and she is still very flaky - they has aslo flled her and said her coats looks very clean - i have to brush her everyday and take of a lot of excess skin - i notice now that both my daughter and I are getting a rash like hives and its itchy - put very small red spots - can you help
Asked On : Tue, 2 Oct 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Thanks for writing in.
The condition can be scabies.It can be acquired from the pug.You and your daughter need to be treated simultaneously for the condition.
A visit to dermatologist will allow proper diagnosis.You can take tab.cetirizine once a day for itching.
Also you can apply good quality moisturizer twice/thrice a day for itching.
Hope this helps.
I will be available for any further clarification you need.
Answered: Sat, 31 Aug 2013
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