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Flea bites medication

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Woods
Pediatrics 23 years experience
Hydrocortisone cream: It should help with redness and itching.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Flea bites: Use antiseptic soap to wash the flea bites. Do not scratch flea bites. You can use 1% Hydrocortisone cream on the bites or take antihistamines for itc... Read More

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Here you go: For bites use benadryl, (diphenhydramine) Hydrocortisone cream, clean wound thoroughly and watch for signs of infection.
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 30 years experience
Get rid of fleas: Best to get rid of the fleas than to put something on to stop the bites.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Flea bites: You can use 1% Hydrocortisone on the bites or use antihistamines orally. However the bigger issue is that you must get rid of the fleas. This can be... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ecaterina Sartina
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Avoidance: There is no treatment for it, except of avoidance.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Flea bites?: Are they true flea bites. Infants get all kinds of rashes, some of which resemble fleas. These rashes will go away on their ow. Best treatment is do ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Cabot
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Infected?: If it looks swollen and infected use antibiotic ointment. If it is just a bite use over the counter Hydrocortisone cream 1%. If it doesn't improve in ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Ramsey
Adolescent Medicine 36 years experience
Hydrocortisone cream: If you are allergic to the bites, then they will itch for weeks. If you scratch them, they will itch until you quit scratching them. They can cause ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Hydrocortisone cream: you may use hydrocortisone cream 1% that you can purchase OTC. apply twice a day
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Here you go: For bites use benadryl, (diphenhydramine) Hydrocortisone cream, clean wound thoroughly and watch for signs of infection.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marjorie Alpert
Pediatrics 27 years experience
Papules on the legs: He would get itchy small pink spots on his legs and ankles.

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