A 33-year-old member asked:
What are symptoms of poison oak?
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Rash & Itch: Poison oak causes a rash where it contacts your skin and typically is very itchy.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
I have poison oak, what to do?
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Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 45 years experience
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A 42-year-old member asked:
How can I relieve my poison oak symptoms?
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Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 30 years experience
Steroids: High-potency steroid creams are helpful in mild cases, but a more severe rash will require oral steroids (prednisone). Over the counter medications are simply not powerful enough to control the intense rash from poison oak; see your physician for help.
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Last updated Dec 9, 2013
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