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How can I relieve my poison oak symptoms?

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Dr. Gary Steven
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Steroids

High-potency steroid creams are helpful in mild cases, but a more severe rash will require oral steroids (prednisone).
Over the counter medications are simply not powerful enough to control the intense rash from poison oak; see your physician for help.

In brief: Steroids

High-potency steroid creams are helpful in mild cases, but a more severe rash will require oral steroids (prednisone).
Over the counter medications are simply not powerful enough to control the intense rash from poison oak; see your physician for help.
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