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Poison ivy spreading for 3 weeks

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Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

and ears - I was wondering at first if it was poison ivy that spread later but doesn't itch lots just very ... and felt a bit malaise like i was trying to come down with something. Almost 4... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)
Dr.  Nishad BN MD

had poison ivy 3 weeks ago. got a shot, got better but then got hives , different meds seemed to help, but now has been 3 weeks and my forearms and hands still have itchy bumps.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nishad BN ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sudarshan MD

am active outdoors gardening, golfing and fishing.but I don't believe it's poison Ivy or Oak ...I have a rash that started on my lower legs and has spread to my stomach, lower back and right ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudarshan ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  K. Naga Ravi Prasad MD

, are very swollen. The thing is, I got a poison Ivy type rash 3 or 4 days ago. After around 24 hours ... and not the contact rash . Original outbreak was on inner thighs, which led me to deduce I'd... View answer

Answered by : Dr. K. Naga Ravi Prasad ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Mitaly MD

in contact with what I thought was just a vine but turned out to be poison ivy. I have some patches on my ... spread to my face and especially my eye area. My eyelids and under the eyes are very... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mitaly ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Harshit Bhachech MD

I developed a poison ivy rash about 3 weeks ago. Since then my arm has swollen and I did go to the doctor and they put me on steriods and antibiotics. Now, although the blisters are gone, the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harshit Bhachech ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Sara Ahmed MD

my son was just prescribed prednisone 20 mg for poison ivy around his eye. The instructions say take 3 tabs daily for 2 days, 2 tabs daily for 2 days and then 1 tab daily for 2 days. Does he take all ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sara Ahmed ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Priya Mohod Shirsat MD

that is spreading over a week after my son came down. What can be done to get it out of the carpet and furniture ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Priya Mohod Shirsat ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal MD

that will help? Poison ivy has spread in some other parts of my body. this is now going into the 2nd WEEK ...I have been given 2 seperate creams to relieve symtoms of poison ivy.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Arvind Kumar Singh MD

on my stomach . Now it has spread but not really excessively to my hand (3 bumps on the top of the hand ... area. At first I thought it could be chiggers or poison ivy but I m not allergic to... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arvind Kumar Singh ( Dermatologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

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...

Dr.   Deepak Kishore Kaltari MD

Hi I would suggest the following action 1. Thoroughly wash affected area 2. Local application of mild steroid ointment or moisturising cream or liquid paraffin 3. Antihistamines like Chlorpheniramine will relieve...

Niraj Modi MD

Go to your near by hospital immediately. For oral stomach wash can be done and for iv some more anti dose needed. Hit thanks and take care