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Dr.Michael, Board Certified Physician
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Experience:  Chief of the Medical Staff
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Help to treat bed bug bites. Taking benedryl. Not yet

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help to treat bed bug bites
JA: The Doctor can help. Just a couple quick questions before I transfer you. What are your symptoms? Have you used any medication for this?
Customer: taking benedryl
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this?
Customer: not yet
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: no
Submitted: 7 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr.Michael replied 7 days ago.
Hello this is Dr. Michael. Are you trying to treat bug bites on the skin, or get rid of them in the bed?
Customer: replied 7 days ago.
Expert:  Dr.Michael replied 7 days ago.
Gotcha. Are you able to attach a picture or the bites?
Customer: replied 7 days ago.
Expert:  Dr.Michael replied 7 days ago.
Ok. If you sure they are bug bites, there is no special bug bite crest per se.
you can apply anti itch or cortisone twice daily and try not to scratch it. You will need to see a doc if they get worse, get infected, or don’t go away.
Expert:  Dr.Michael replied 7 days ago.
What other question can I help with?
Expert:  Dr.Michael replied 7 days ago.

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