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How do you treat a solar urticaria allergy?
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Dr. Gary Steven
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
In brief: Avoidance
There is no treatment for solar urticaria that is more effective than avoidance, although antihistamines may help to reduce the itching.
You have to cover up with loose-fitting clothes - unfortunately, sunscreens don't help.

In brief: Avoidance
There is no treatment for solar urticaria that is more effective than avoidance, although antihistamines may help to reduce the itching.
You have to cover up with loose-fitting clothes - unfortunately, sunscreens don't help.
Dr. Gary Steven
Dr. Gary Steven
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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology
In brief: Betacarotene
Sun avoidance, betacarotene orally, and oral antihistamines.
If severe steroids.

In brief: Betacarotene
Sun avoidance, betacarotene orally, and oral antihistamines.
If severe steroids.
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dr. Morris Westfried
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