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Does cortisporin (neomycin polymyxin and hydrocortisone) cream treat poison ivy?

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Dr. Marguerite Barnett
Surgery - Plastics
5 doctors agree

In brief: It can

Some people have such a mild or no reaction that they need nothing at all.
Some people have more itching and cortisone cream can really help but it shouldn't be used more than a week or two. Some people have such a bad reaction they need oral cortisone or even iv!

In brief: It can

Some people have such a mild or no reaction that they need nothing at all.
Some people have more itching and cortisone cream can really help but it shouldn't be used more than a week or two. Some people have such a bad reaction they need oral cortisone or even iv!
Dr. Marguerite Barnett
Dr. Marguerite Barnett
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