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Help, how much Benadryl (diphenhydramine) should I take for poison ivy?

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Dr. John Chiu
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Not enough

If you just want to sleep better, Benadryl (diphenhydramine) may offer some relief.
Cortisone topically or orally is the only thing that would work for poison ivy.

In brief: Not enough

If you just want to sleep better, Benadryl (diphenhydramine) may offer some relief.
Cortisone topically or orally is the only thing that would work for poison ivy.
Dr. John Chiu
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