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A 34-year-old member asked:

Can you tell me how to get rid of my heat rash?

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Dr. Glynis Ablon
Dermatology 29 years experience
Need to see it: but you can try corn starch and desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream) to start with and make appointment to see dermatologist
Dr. Jason Stokes
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Cool down : Cool down. Loose clothing to allow skin to breathe. Barrier to keep skin from rubbing

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A 34-year-old member asked:

How do I get rid of a heat rash?

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Dr. M. Christine Lee
Dermatology 28 years experience
Cool water: Wash gently with gentle cleanser (ie: cetaphil, dove, aveeno) and water. Cold compresses, shower or bathe in cool water. Stay in air conditioned room out of the heat. Wear 100% cotton absorbent clothing and avoid friction rubbing of skin. Avoid exercise until rash resolved. Topical cortisone creams and oral antihistamines like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and claritin. Drink plenty of water.
A 36-year-old member asked:

How can I get rid of an annoying heat rash quickly?

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Dr. David Kam
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 36 years experience
Skin rash: See your primary care doctor to r/o out other possibility and for treatment. A rash can be from dermatitis, allergic reaction, viral, bacterial and fungal infections!
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A 40-year-old male asked:

How can I get rid of my heat rash whie I'm working out?

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Dr. Karen Dantin
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Depends where it is: Make sure that there is cloth between ares of rash-could help
A 33-year-old member asked:

Can someone tell me how to get rid of eczema/heat rash?

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Dr. Philip Gasseling
Pediatrics 48 years experience
Lotion/steroids: Frequent cool water baths, immediate ointment or lotion and additional steroid creams.
A 34-year-old member asked:

How to get rid of a heat rash on the face?

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Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 57 years experience
Topical cortisone: Try an otc Hydrocortisone cream for a few days. If this does not work, see your doctor or dermatologist.

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