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Benadryl for hives

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Dr. Geetika Paul MD

My nephew who is 7 had hives for 2 days, I gave him Benadryl and they have gone away. Do I need to take him to the Dr. now? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geetika Paul ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Kakkar S. MD

My nephew who is 7 had hives for 2 days, I gave him Benadryl and they have gone away. Do I need to take him to the Dr. now? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

hi i am taking armo tyrroid and cromolyn sodium and zertec and benadryl for hives and glucophage is it ok if i take fluconzale 200 mg ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Noble Zachariah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney MD

I have hives all over and I went to the ER and. They gave me a shot of steroids and Benadryl and gave me a prescription of Z pack to take it home and tell me to take Benadryl I've been doing ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Geetika Paul MD

34 year old man. "Hives/bumps" started about 2 weeks ago, on back. Now spreading from back to sides, chest and neck. Started keppra approx 30 days ago. Took benadryl and used hydrocortisone 1 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geetika Paul ( Dermatologist)

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Dr.  Nilesh Fichadiya MD

I was diagnosed with hives and my doctor told me to take benadryl and zyrtec every six hours ... my eyes, where the hives were... I continued taking benadryl all day as directed and the swelling... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nilesh Fichadiya ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Shashi Kala Kumari MD

I have had hives for almost or over a week now. I ve taken benadryl for 4 days but they keep coming back. Also Benadryl makes my eyes hurt and my nose stuffed. I don t know why the hives keep... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shashi Kala Kumari ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Albana Sejdini MD

I have hives all over and I went to the ER and. They gave me a shot of steroids and Benadryl and gave me a prescription of Z pack to take it home and tell me to take Benadryl I ve been doing ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kakkar S. MD

my 41 year old son has been breaking out with hives for the past 6 weeks, he has gone on a gluten ... swollehe has been taking Benadryl but it does not give him much relief. ... View answer

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Dr. Atishay Bukharia MD

I have had on going Hives that come and go and some days are worse than others. I have gotten ... are bigger worse in some areas of my body and they itch. I have been given Claritin, Zyrtec and Benadryl ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Atishay Bukharia ( Dermatologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

Thanks for contacting HCM. From your description it sounds like you have urticarial or hives. Since you have already tried Benadryl and not getting relief I recommend that you seek medical attention. You may...

Dr. Klerida Shehu MD

You can take antihistaminic drugs loratadin.

Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

Hives is a very difficult thing to control. There are numerous times where we never really find the offending agent that causes the hives. When you do get hives I do recommend using Benadryl or...