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Re: what do I do?

Subject: Re: what do I do?
Author: Brian
Date: 11/12/2009 3:16 pm
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Status: Approved
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Do not use topical creams/gels that contain benzocaine, zirconium or antihistamines. They can cause an extra reaction and may make it worse. Place a cool damp cloth on the effected area and sit where a fan can blow over the compress. It will help the skin not feel so hot, and cut down on the itching and oozing. Of course, the old standby, Calamine lotion can be used as well.Take lukewarm baths with 1/2 cup of cornstarch and/or baking soda. You can also add some oatmeal to a clean sock, tie it and add it to the bath. After it's wet, then squeeze it and it will cloud up the water and relieve the itching some. The water must be lukewarm, never hot

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what do I do? (Approved)jenny11/11/2009 6:43 pm
  Re: what do I do? (Approved)Brian11/12/2009 3:16 pm