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Mosquito bites remedy
I went for night out..because of mosquito bites I have big red bumps all over my leg...I feel like scratching it day and night...Please advise any cream or oral medicines so I can get rid of it asap. It's been 3 days and the condition is same :-(
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Dr. Jolly Shah Kapadia
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Hi ! You can apply cold compresses and apply coconut oil for soothing. If they are very severe then show a Dermatologist in person.
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Dr. Syed Rahil
Dermatologist 12 yrs exp Hyderabad
Thanks for your query. In addition to Dr. Kapadia's advice I would suggest you to apply "Calamine lotion" to mosquito bites and take antihistamines like Cetirizine/ Loratidine (once daily) for prompt relief.
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Please consult a Dermatologist if above measures are not successful as sometimes insect bites need application of topical steroids.
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