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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Selter
36 years experience in Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Steroids creams: Localized poison ivy is usually treated with calamine lotion as well as high potency steroid creams. If it has spread to the face then oral corticost ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Green
44 years experience in Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Contact dermatitis: Contact dermatitis from poison ivy, oak or sumac usually requires steroids, either topical steroid cream or oral steroids if more severe or widespread ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Carter
29 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Rash & Itch: Poison oak causes a rash where it contacts your skin and typically is very itchy.
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vicki Levine
40 years experience in Dermatology
Possibly none: If the Prednisone is only taken for a short. Of time there may be no side effects. Rarely even with a short course you can be more nervous and hungry ... Read More

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