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Dr. Gupta, Pediatrician
Category: Pediatrics
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Experience:  MD, practicing Pediatrician with 19 years of experience. Member American Academy of Pediatrics.
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my son has large red bumps on his leg....im putting hydro

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my son has large red bumps on his leg....i'm putting hydro cortizone on them and giving benadryl. he also is constipated today. the 3 large bumps started yesterday morning. i have a picture i can send!!!

PediatricMD :

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Customer:

I dont see your answer Dr.

PediatricMD :

This seems to be a case of Urticaria ...

PediatricMD :

an allergic reaction

Customer:

ok....would that cause constipation too?

PediatricMD :

hydrocortisone and benadryl .... are good choices

Customer:

thank you....what can i give him to get rid of pain and constipation?

PediatricMD :

for pain - Paracetamol - Crocin etc

Customer:

motrin?

PediatricMD :

For constipation, you need to make dietary changes and use an Over the counter laxative preparation ....

PediatricMD :

Something like milk of magnesia is a safe and effective choice

Customer:

awesome. thank you!

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