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what can i use to stop myself from scratching i used premethrin cream but itching is really bad can i use clear anti itch lotion?

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Dr. Donald Nino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Itching: You could use Hydrocortisone cream. Could also use Lidocaine gel used for sunburns. Diphenhydramine gel or spray may help. Some people soak in aveeno bath or warm water with baking soda. Could take pills for itching, Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or zyrtec.
Answered on Oct 4, 2016
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