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Subject: Not going away...
Author: Miserable...
Date: 7/17/2009 1:57 pm
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Status: Approved
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I contacted poison Ivy about 10 days ago. The symptoms didn't appear for almost 48 hours, and I was given prednisone and antibiotics last week. I reacted very strongly to the prednisone, it kept me very edgy and unable to sleep, so the doctor then gave me a steroid cream 0.05% and prescribed anti histamines last tuesday. The rash has since spread everywhere but on my face, my right arm has been swollen for a week, and it still itches. It seems that I am having a bad allergic reaction and nothing seems to help my body work through the rashes? I have tried all the OTC remedies and nothing seems to help...any advice?

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Not going away... (Approved)Miserable...7/17/2009 1:57 pm
  Re: Not going away... (Approved)SAS7/18/2009 2:17 pm
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