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Experience:  Board Certified NP, MS, RN. 25 years private practice & hospitalist
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How can we treat. A minor burn with sulphur, Was given rx

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How can we treat. A minor burn with sulphur
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking? Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Was given rx for silvadene cream to apply to the minor burn in the leg. But applied cream too many times a day. Burn wound is ressolve but has small rash and itching now
JA: What seems to make the symptoms worse or better? Have you noticed any swelling?
Customer: Applying ice packs. And take zyrtec 10mg anf applying hydtocryisone cream
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  A. Schuyler, NP replied 9 months ago.


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Expert:  A. Schuyler, NP replied 9 months ago.

You are doing everything you can with what is available over the counter. Tomorrow you should call your prescriber. They can prescribe prednisone to help with the rash and itching.

Please let me know if you have more questions about this.

Kind regards,