A 32-year-old member asked:
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is calamine lotion safe for infants?

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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe: I consider it too drying and never recommend it.
Answered on Nov 11, 2019

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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
15 years experience Family Medicine
Safe!: Calamine lotion it is safe in children as long as it is applied topically. Apply 1-4 times/day as needed; reapply after bathing. Should not applied ov ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Ramsey
35 years experience Adolescent Medicine
No: The only thing calamine lotion will help with is drying up blisters. If there are blisters, then put it only on the blisters and not the normal skin.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
9 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: This is safe.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
18 years experience Urgent Care
Sure: I don't see why not but you may consider a topical steroid per your doctor and investigate what is causing the rash (food,medinces etc)
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