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Extreme itching with rash, how does epinephrine work to stop it?

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Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology

In brief: It doesn't.

If the itchy rash happens to be part of anaphylaxis (a violent allergic reaction), Epinephrine will help, but it is only used in life-threatening situations.
Other treatments are used for most itchy rashes, depending on the cause.

In brief: It doesn't.

If the itchy rash happens to be part of anaphylaxis (a violent allergic reaction), Epinephrine will help, but it is only used in life-threatening situations.
Other treatments are used for most itchy rashes, depending on the cause.
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