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Rashes, spots on upper leg. Prescribed cream. What can stop outbreak?

my grandson has a type of rash that comes and goes every 24 hours or so. Yesterday he had spots in various places on his body that looked like bug bites and a larger spot on his upper leg. Today that larger spot was gone and he had a similar one on the other leg and spots in other spots. The pediatrician prescribed a creme but it didn't stop the outbreak. What do you make of it?
Asked On : Sat, 12 Oct 2013
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Hi transient rash over the body can be acute urticaria.first rule out any food allergens.dyes and insect bites should be treated with atarax at night.alaspan in the morning .application of calamine lotion .use deworming agent stat dose.if no response use oral steriods like wysolone 30 mg daily tapered to 10 mg daily
Answered: Mon, 14 Oct 2013
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