Could the severe rashes be due to lidocaine shots or topical ointment?
Hello, my husband has developed a sudden and moderately severe rash (hives?). He has most recently had lidocaine shots and topical ointment. He also has started to take Lipitor and Diovan within the last 2 months. Could the rash be caused by these medications and is it serious? Thank you.
My 15 year old daughter got sunburned yesterday and has had severe itching in the area of the burn. Most of the area she says itches is not even pink from the burn today. We used solarcaine, topical lydocaine last night and today. Could the severe itch be a reaction to the lydocaine? YYYY@YYYY
I have Post-herpetic neurolgia due to a severe bout of shingles and am now into my 7th week. The last few weeks have been pure agony. When I researched and found I could possibly get some relief from lidocaine, I spoke to a pharmacist at Walmart. My husband brought it home and I immediately, with his help, covered the whole sensitive area. Then I read the pamphlet enclosed and it does not have any info regarding this type of use. Please advise if I should continue, and if so, how often can I apply? I am desperate!
Can I get a lidocaine shot or something similar for a hornet sting? I was stung 3 days ago and the itching is unbearable. I have been taking benadryl orally, as well as using topical cortizone cream and other itch cream. I am 135 lb, 30 yr old female.
My 10 year old had a bump on the outer part of her vagina, close to pubic bone. Had a fever for 3 days, went to ER and they prescribed her with medicine for an abscess. Now she broke out in a rash and complained of burning while urinating. Noticed now she has a sore on the lower part of vagina which is why she is burning. What could these sores be from?
Hi, may I answer your health queries right now ? Please type your query here...(To preface, my son has an egg allergy and has been unable to get a lot of the vaccines given to children at his age.) My 18 month old son has had a fever varying from 101 - 103 Monday thru Wednesday night. It has been controlled by alternating tylenol and ibuprofen. I took him last night to our after hour clinic to be sure it wasn t an ear infection. Ears looked fine, but his lymph nodes were swollen and his throat was red - Strep test came back negative. Said it was probably a virus. He woke up this morning with no fever, so I assumed the virus had taken it s course. However, this evening, I have noticed a rash on his belly, back and neck. they are small red bumps that aren t raised very much. They don t seem to be bothering him too much. I hate to take him to the doctor again if it s nothing, but I don t want to ignore something if it s potentially dangerous for him. Should we give him Benedryl? Should we take him to the ER tonight or wait to talk to my doctor in the morning?
I had a unprotected sex with one of my colleage exactly a month back. I had small rashes on my penis after the sex and lasted for 15 days. I took some antiobotics to cure, it worke and now a'm terrible itching in my back neck and some parts of my body. I dont see rashes on my body still itchng worries me, could this be a HIV??
hi my 5 month old baby has a cough, congestion, and is now getting little red spots on his scalp, forehead, back, and chest. I believe they are starting to itch because he scrattched the one on his forehead and broke the skin. Could this be chicken pox or something else?
Dear doctor thanks for your valuable reply however my further query is for last two weeks I have a mild rash under my eye which is persistent and is not going away...I had read somewhere in the webmd website that facial rashes are the first sign...