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Can one use pain relief medicine for itches?

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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management
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In brief: Itches

Not usually. Using pain medications for an itch may blunt the itch feeling but you will still itch.
You have to find out why you have the itch. Topical creams may help.

In brief: Itches

Not usually. Using pain medications for an itch may blunt the itch feeling but you will still itch.
You have to find out why you have the itch. Topical creams may help.
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
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