The views expressed by me are for educational purposes only and do not establish a doctor patient relationship.
I am Mysticdoc, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.
I am here to help you with your concerns.
Itching and swelling can be allergic reation related to poison oak.
Benadryl tablets 50 mg every 6 to 8 hours will help.
Also hydrocortisone 1% ointment can be applied locally twice daily.
Icing may help with the swelling as well.
Symptoms should improve within 48 hours if allergic reaction related.
Please get this checked by your doctor by tomorrow for a clinical confirmaton.
Please rate the chat Good or Excellent, if you are satisfied with our conversation and do not have any further question, so that I get rewarded for my time & effort. Thank you!
Please bookmark my profile for asking further questions!This is the link to my profile: http://www.justanswer.com/medical/expert-mysticdoc/