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A 29-year-old female asked:

Unbearably itchy sandfly bites i have derm aid cream and itch ease and antihistamine tablets but its unbearable its not stopping what can i do?

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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Allergy and Immunology 17 years experience
Itchy rash: Are you sure it is sand fly bites? Have you seen a doctor since a rash is best treated with visual evaluation. Add oatmeal baths, increase the oral non-sedating antihistamine to two to three times per day and use the topical anti-itch as often as necessary. Bottom line....See your doctor.

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Last updated Mar 28, 2013

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