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Fels Naptha Laundry Soap
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I had an allergic reactiom to powder gain laundry soap. Took me almost a week to figure out. Even with benedryl im veryy itchy. Any home remedies?
Cold comp/calamineHC: You can use following home remedies 1cold compresses or if wide spread soak in tub of water 2calamine lotion and over the counter 1% Hydrocortisone cream can help relieve itching. 3benadryl for itching as you are taking, but needs to be taken every 4 hours if inhome treatment does not cause complete relief, consult your doctor as youmay need prescription meds. ...Read more
Whenever I do laundry my hyperacusis flares up. I become extra sensitive to sounds.What can I do? Any soap you recommend?
I get huge welts on my body everyday, i've changed my laundry detergent, soap, ect. But how can I find out what is causing this reaction?
Hives: Dr. Huang could be correct but 1 in 4 people at some point in their life will get hives. More often than not it is not what you are putting on the outside of your body (soaps, lotions, etc) but rather something is a little haywire in your body. Skin is the largest organ in your body, so illness can manifest there 1st sometimes. An allergist or dermatologist is best suited to find the cause. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My daughter put cereal boxes in with the laundry detergent area and she had cereal and tasted soap. Should I be worried & when to worry?
My son got a hold a super concentrated laundry soap pod I dave him milk and he started to vomit up everything. What should I do next.
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I am 5 wks preg. wondering if it is safe to use any kind of scented laundry soap and be breathing it in from it being on my clothes after washing them?
Use common sense: I researched the FDA and was not able to come up with a definitive answer. There are many websites touting safer more natural laundry detergents for babies and mothers with sensitive skin. I would avoid laundry detergents with harsh toxic chemicals. Most laundry detergents have been tested so that they are safe for pregnant women. ...Read more
When I do my laundry I use none scented soap and put in a laundry sheet in the dryer and my private part is very itchy. How can it stop itching?
I had a reaction to what I thought was laundry soap. Was told I have hives but the Benadryl (diphenhydramine) & Zyrtec alone don't seem to help. Can I take both?
I have small bumps on my wrist that hurt. I just noticed them. I took Benadryl (diphenhydramine) .I haven't had a change in laundry soap or lotion and I use dove. ?
Is it dangerous to do an at home allergy patch test? We're trying to figure out what caused my 22 y/o son to break out in hives and angioedema last week. We believe it might be a new laundry soap. Would it be dangerous to take a small 1 inch bandage, pu
What would cause a major rash from sholders to feet. If u have not changed laundry or bath soap.?
Any other exposures?: If your rash is truely localized you want to consider things you got into. Detergents, fabric softeners, dryer sheets, etc. Any body wash you limited to those areas or lotions, etc. If the skin of your neck/face has any rash at all, not necessarily identical to other sites, an ingested product-food/additive/meds could all be an issue. Occasionally a viral process will produce such a rash ...Read more
I have a huge rash on my left side... Been there about 48 hours now. Extremely itchy. I have not switched laundry soap, bar soap, deodorant, or anything else recently. It's also spread to the crease on my arm inner elbow.. Please help?
I have a rash on my breast its allover, baby has nothing, and I have no other problems just a itchy rash. I changed laundry soap a month ago?
If the small red bumps that come and go are hives due to allergy could this be developed over time to a laundry soap. and how long will it last?
Unlikely: The mechanism for contact allergy or an irritant reaction to laundry soap is different from that causing the bumps. Have you consulted an allergist about this? ...Read more
How can I tell if i'm having an allergic reaction on my vagina from lube, meds, or laundry soap? It burns on outside and part of butt and inner thigh
See a doctor: Either a dermatologist or gynecologist should be able to determine what kind of reaction you are having. It does sound like it could be an allergic reaction or contact dermatitis. You can start by changing your laundry detergent and body soap. Take a look at what you are taking- drugs like advil (ibuprofen) can cause rashes. ...Read more