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How long does poison ivy usually last?

How long does poison ivy usually last?

Weeks: Without proper and prompt treatment, poison ivy dermatitis can last for weeks at least, and sometimes, months. ...Read more

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How long does poison oak rash typically last?

How long does poison oak rash typically last?

5 to 12 days: Usually about 5 to 12 days. Severe cases can last over a month. ...Read more

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How much time does poison ivy usually last for?

How much time does poison ivy usually last for?

Poison ivy: Mild cases can last 5 to 12 days. In severe cases the symptoms may last a month or longer. ...Read more

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How long does poison oak take to last?

How long does poison oak take to last?

2-4 weeks: The longer you wait to treat effectively with corticosteroids, the longer it lasts. ...Read more

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How much time does poison ivy/oak rash last?

How much time does poison ivy/oak rash last?

Poison Ivy: Mild cases can last 5 to 12 days. In severe cases the symptoms may last a month or longer. ...Read more

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How long does scabies typically last?

How long does scabies typically last?

Long term: Untreated scabies infestations are self perpetuating. When treated correctly including contacts, scabies and their symptoms usually resolve in 2-3 weeks. ...Read more

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How long should poison ivy last?

Usually a week or so: For most cases, the rash should subside within a couple of weeks provided there is no further contact. Topical steroid hastens the recovery. The most important step would be washing all objects which might have touched the ivy with laundry detergent . Else the ivy resin will keep on causing problems for many months to come. ...Read more

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How long does contact dermatits usually last?

How long does contact dermatits usually last?

Depends: Allergic contact (ie poison ivy) lasts 1-2 weeks. Irritant contact lasts usually shorter time. Allergic takes abt 72 hrs to start, irritant starts right away. Allergic usually itches, irritant usually burns. Both can appear identically however, and both will continue if exposure continues. ...Read more

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How long does contact dermatitis usually last?

How long does contact dermatitis usually last?

One month: It can last 2-4 weeks or longer after the cause of the rash is removed and avoided. If the cause of the contact dermatitis is not removed then the reaction can persist as long as you're in contact with the offending agent. ...Read more

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How long does it usually take for poisen ivy to go away after the rash starts?

How long does it usually take for poisen ivy to go away after the rash starts?

Poison ivy: It often takes 2-3 weeks for the rash to go away. Often there is some residual pigmentation in the skin which may remain for months. ...Read more

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How long does poison ivy to itch?

How long does poison ivy to itch?

Depends: For some the itch lasts for a couple of days for others the itch and rash can last for weeks. ...Read more

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Does anyone know how long blister rashes usually last?

Does anyone know how long blister rashes usually last?

Less than 1 week: If you're talking about a common blister that develops at a site of trauma or rubbing, they usually resolve in 5-7 days. ...Read more

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How can you tell the rash of poison ivy or poison oak? Are they contagious and how does it last? And how long does it itch?

How can you tell the rash of poison ivy or poison oak? Are they contagious and how does it last? And how long does it itch?

Continuing exposure.: The resin from the poison ivy/oak can continue to cause you problem. Be sure to wash off anything which has touched the poison ivy with a laundry detergent to rid of the resin. Don not overlook the gloves, boots, or even your car's floor mat. ...Read more

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For how long does contact dermatitis normally last?

For how long does contact dermatitis normally last?

Depends: Contact dermatitis usually takes several days to improve, assuming you are no longer being exposed to the trigger. If you continue to be exposed to the cause, the rash can be ongoing. ...Read more

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How long does impetigo generally last?

How long does impetigo generally last?

Several weeks: Untreated it could last several weeks or months. With treatment it will resolve in about a week with either bactroban or Altabax (retapamulin) or oral antibiotic if necessary. ...Read more

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How long does folliculitis usually last?

How long does folliculitis usually last?

Generally: it needs antibiotics to get rid of it otherwise it can become a cellulitis and spreading infection. ...Read more

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How long does alcohol poisoning usually last?

How long does alcohol poisoning usually last?

Alcohol Toxins: It depends. Small cases will go away fairly quickly. Extreme cases can lead to death. Many people do permanent brain damage from chronic overuse of alcohol, which cannot be recovered from. All alcohol, if consumed at all, should be done very moderately. Overuse is never okay. ...Read more

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