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Poison ivy and yoga

Premium Questions

Dr. Mitaly MD

Hello, I am 54, 5 ft 10, 185 lbs. I have no outstanding medical conditions. I have recently come in contact with what I thought was just a vine but turned out to be poison ivy. I have some patches on my ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mitaly ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

I have been prescribed prednisone for poison ivy. I am 71 yrs. old, 154 lbs, 5'11". When i picked ... and the tappering off period was different. Is this the usual way to handle prednisone for poison... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Muhammad Ahmad MD

what can I do to cure poision ivy that is taking a long time to heal? View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Ahmad ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Muhammad Sareer Khalil MD

i have poisen ivy everywhere i also engaged in anal sex a day before any swelling started not sure if my penis swelling is poisen ivy or seomthing sexually transmitted View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Swarnava Dattagupta MD

I was working in the yard today and belatedly noticed some poison ivy that I have never noticed there before. In the past I have had severe and persistent problems with it and my dermatologist told me ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Swarnava Dattagupta ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. s.rajkumar MD

Hi, I ve been breaking out for the past week since Sunday I went to the ER that night and the doctor said it was poison ivy but then today I went to see my doctor and she said it was scabies ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. s.rajkumar ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Naresh ruparelia MD

My boyfriend has an outbreak of poison ivy from a recent camping trip and would like to use Fucidin H cream Fusidic acid 2% and Hydrocortisone 1%, but worries about wheather it is safe for him ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naresh ruparelia ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Arun MD

no exposure to my knowledge to poison ivy or oak. What is your thought? Thank You ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arun ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr. Kathy Robinson MD

I had a bad case of poison ivy and was prescribed prednisone. I did the full cycle and the blisters ... the prednisone to soon or still lingering from the poison ivy? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kathy Robinson ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi MD

What is the dosing of prednisone for poison ivy? I know it is a gradual decrease in dose over X number of days, but I have forgotten the amoung. I have had this problem in the past and once ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Md.Hadiuzzaman MD

Also with shory course sys steroid and cream

Dr. Matt Wachsman MD

depends a lot on the distribution. First, something with a lot of surface area to mop up the oil and not spread it further. Colloidal cellulose (aveeno) or similar; but they cannot be used where they can get into the...

Dr. Raju A.T MD

Urushiol-induced contact dermatitis is the medical name for Poison Ivy rash.