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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Depends on the type of reaction and the specific drug, it may linger on for a couple of weeks.

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience in Dermatology
No: Rashes usually are not serious, but you should always see a dermatologist to get the correct diagnosis.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
16 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Rash: So many things cause rash. Skin is the largest organ in/on the body. To get the best diagnosis for a rash of any kind, it is recommended to have a doc ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Many things: Such can b due 2 second degree burns, infection esp viral, as well as allergic react. To ingested or topical chemicals/drugs.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emily Altman
27 years experience in Dermatology
Rashes: Since there are so many different rashes which have different causes and treatments, it is best to see a dermatologist for the proper diagnosis and tr ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Skin: There are probably a thousand different rashes so without more information or seeing the problem it is unlikely you will get much here on health tap. ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Klein
20 years experience in Family Medicine
Some spread some not: Some rashes can be contagious from one part of the body to others. Some rashes represent the over enthusiasm of the immune system to a virus or infe ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Yelena Kipervas
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Hard to say: rashes could have different causes what requires different treatments.
A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience in Internal Medicine
Nonitchy rashes: Excessively dry skin is a common cause. Certain viral illnesses, some medication or other allergies,heat or Sun exposure,overproduction of keratin. A ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Rashes: Without seeing the rash i can only surmise that you have hives. Take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) for relief and see a dermatologist.
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