What could a rash be on the inner right thigh that has dry patchy skin with little red bumps and itches?
I normally get that on my thighs in the winter time, but I just put moisturizer on it and it went away the next day. It's probably just dry skin. just got one myself. very scared.. i seem to get weird symptoms lately of God knows what. Answer If it is round it could also be ringworm.
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Sweat rash can be a cause. Use talcum powder between your thighs on hot or humid days. Obese individuals are more inclined to develop rash due to increased friction along the folds of skin. Reducing weight can alleviate rash along with several other health benefits. Wearing proper fitting underga…rments can also stop this, (for males) when your boxers or other undergarments, or even pants and shorts dont fit right the stitching of the inside crotch seam rub and also cause rash. Jock itch can cause inner thigh rash. The rash is caused by a fungus, T rubrum, which starts at the intersection of the groin and thigh usually on both sides. The rash can advance further down the thigh if not treated properly. The rash can appear to be scaly with redness near the fold of the groin. Away from the groin it can be reddish-brown and less or not scaly at all. OTC Treatments: . Tinactin . Lotrimin . Micatin Prevention: . Wear loose fitting clothing made of cotton. . Do not sharing clothing, towels or washcloths. . Dry the groin completely after showering. . Use antifungal powders or sprays once a day. I found that powders, however fine, still are abrasive. If the rash is just caused by friction, balmex (for diaper rashes!)is wonderful to remove the redness and stinging. For long walks, denim seems to stay put better than lighter weight fabrics. I found with all the solutions on the market that address rubbing, sticky and itchy discomfort on the body, (especially the upper inner thighs) Eventually will lead to chafe and rashes. Many related anti-chafe cremes, gels, lotions, sprays, etc. don't last long, Nor do they slim down those bulging areas that make contact rubbing. In addition, Support Garments are too confining and warm... but a New Product called "Thigh Sliders" does address all these issues, in a thin, light weight adhesive area shield. Whether your active, inactive, bedridden, or wheelchair constrained, (men, women and children) who are suffering, will find area support, coverage, relief and comfort... That is, until time is found to exercise, loose those inches and firm up those areas. Thigh Sliders are so soothing on the skin, you will forget they're on. They're also washable, and reusable up to 4 weeks... Read more at http://.www.thighsliders.com Shapewear and bike shorts are ok in cooler weather but in the summer i don't like extra clothes making me hotter i found a product called secret shield at www.skindura.com that works great for me. i wear it on my inner thighs to prevent chafing. ( Full Answer )
Given the time of year you posted your question, my guess would bethat your inner thigh rash is most likely heat rash. If you've tried ointments and creams with no success, maybe youshould try powder with corn starch or something like Gold Bondpowder (I'm pretty sure that's the right name) and see i…f thishelps. Also try to keep the area dry and sweat free. If you wear shorts,find some that won't bunch or chafe the area and that are longenough that your bare thighs don't rub together when you walk. More input from s users: . Just want to make sure this rash is not something caused by anew medication. If it is, you may not be able to do anything aboutit. A physician may be able to prescribe something, but if it couldbe related to a new med, please contact your doctor. . If it is a heat rash, you can buy a jar of Stridex pads andclean the area with those. Stridex has salicylate acid which issupposed to help open blocked pores and glands. A heat rash occurswhen excessive sweating can cause clogged sweat glands. I triedthis, and it really did help it to clear up faster and relieve theitching somewhat. The Gold Bond powder is good for itching also,but it could contribute to the clogged pore/gland situation, and socan ointments. Use creams instead of ointments, if you use anythingon it. . Balmex works wonderfully to relieve the redness andirritation. . Dermaid soft 1% cream" it is amazing. Use 3 times a day. . I will suggest you to use Eurex lotion, one of the bestsolution for almost all sort of itching. Eurax Lotion providesrelief of itching and skin irritation caused by: sunburn, dryeczema, itchy dermatitis, allergic rashes, hives, nettle rash,chicken pox, insect bites and stings, heat rashes and personalitching. Treatment of scabies. . There are so many reasons for this. Wearing nylons cancertainly cause rashes and itchy skin because nylon does notbreathe. Wear cotton slacks out and forget the nylons and see ifthat helps. Perspiring in the inside of the legs can also causerashes and you can use talcum powder (Gold's Talcum Powder) to helpwith this. You don't have to be fat to have your thighs rubtogether so if you are wearing jeans it could even be this. Don'twear your jeans, etc., too tight. Here are some ways you can getrid of this nasty little itch. Run a body temp bath and in ameasuring cup pour 1 cup of Epsom Salts, then pour enough boilingwater into it to dissolve it. Pour into bath water and lay in it(without bubble bath) for 20 minutes to 1/2 hour. This is alsoexcellent for sunburns. Epsom Salts is not like table salt and issoothing to the body. It helps to draw-out infection, etc. A goodlotion to use on your skin is "Aveeno" and many diabetic use itbecause they can get itchy skin. Winter weather can cause itchyskin as well. Works like a charm. Put it on every night. Pleasewatch that rash and if it doesn't go away after you've tried what Ihave recommended please see your doctor. Rashes can get messy andyou can get an infection. ( Full Answer )
It could be irritated skin among other things. The products you currently use to wash you face, cream, shampoo (washes on your face), they could have chemicals in them that are irritating. It could be a reaction to your workplace, foods, products you use.. Usually an itch like this indicates that y…ou have a pinched nerve located on your spinal cord somewhere. Most of the time it will eventually go away on its own, but sometimes could take awhile. The nerves on your spinal cord are connected to different parts of your body so it is hard to tell which nerve is pinched without looking at a reference book about the nervous system. ( Full Answer )
Answer . If you're using an electric razor they could be ingrown hairs. Maybe you are having an allergic reaction to a type of skin care product you are using on them? A dermatologist would know best.
I had bright red stripe in the fold of skin between mons and thigh, which appeared two days after I got a wax. It did not itch or burn, but it was BRIGHT RED. It was diagnosed as a candidal skin infection, but as I am allergic to most topical antifungals, I took Fluconazal instead (also called Diflu…can--it's an oral medicine for yeast infections.) I took 1 150mg tablet and another 150 mg tablet 24 hours later. I also took 4 doses of Benadryl 6 hours apart and treated the area 3 times a day with Triple Paste (a kind of diaper rash cream, hard to find but worth it!) The Benadryl really helped with the redness, and the Triple Paste seemed to help protect the skin without causing any peeling or staining clothes too badly. Answer Similar to athletes foot, you can get an infection of the groin which makes you very itchy in the inner thigh. See your GP or ask your pharmacist (caniston is usually the answer) Answer I had this as a very allergic reaction to taking NeoCitran against a cold. It peeled off like a sunburn and took almost 2 weeks. Answer I currently have this and have had it several times through my life. I have narrowed it down that I may have an allergy from anti-allergy meds,reaction to dye from new boxers or exposure to someone with strep. It's rather painful and currently is burning like a sunburn with beginning signs of peeling. It usually lasts a week with peeling and then finally disappearing. I was once hospitalized for this as due to the fact it was suspected to be flesh eating disease but obviously couldn't have been because it wasn't moving anywhere else. Spectro Gel works best and apparently apply with Vinegar from a spray bottle gets rid of the burning. Answer A candidal skin infection or yeast infection can be a lifelong battle. You need to get your insides right and your skin will follow. The Diflucan gives the yeast a good hit, but you need to follow up with heavy doses of probiotics to help your body fight the candidis. I found a super probiotic shot- El Viajero Bio-Salud! at my local Walmart, 5 doses for 88 cents. It contains 12.7 billion live active cultures including Lactobacilius. This is nearly 4 times the amount in most yogurts. You may also find a beverage called Kefir beneficial. It has changed my life. Kefir contains beneficial yeast as well as the friendly probiotic bacteria found in yogurt. Loaded with vitamins and minerals, it contains easily digestible complex proteins. Kefir is a balanced and nourishing food that contributes to a healthy immune system. Kefir has been used to help patients suffering from AIDS, herpes, cancer and chronic fatigue. People with sleep disorders benefit from kefir's tranquilizing effects, as do people with depression. Kefir helps to prevent intestinal disorders, promotes bowel movement, reduces flatulence and creates a healthier digestive system. Kefir is a great remedy for digestive disorders. In fact, kefir's cleansing effect on the body helps establish a balanced inner ecosystem for optimum health and longevity. Hope this helps. I have suffered for years with what I know now was yeast infections. It can cause numerous symptoms, from diarrhea, bloating, and gas to fatigue, insomnia, mental confusion and depression. I've seen a succession of doctors, who never connected the skin rash with what was going on with my gut. I even saw a gastroenterologist who had diagnosed irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and Diverticulitis. For the rash, I keep a spray bottle with water and a little vinegar to use after a shower or if the itching gets intense. I also use a colloidal silver salve, as the prescription ointments are irritating to my skin. ( Full Answer )
What is a red rash that is made of slightly raised bumps on your inner thigh and stomach and some on the back of the thigh and arms and what can be done about it?
I dont know but ihave the same thing. Its on my inner arms. Im thinking maybe its something related to the heat. I dont know all i know is that its raised and itchy and seems to worse when i sweat.. Answer . I have recently discovered that problem too many on my right thigh and a few on left lef…t thig but a bunch in a cluster or 2 on my stomache left side, ANSWER could be keratosis pilaris, its very common you should look it up on the sites f4 ( Full Answer )
Answer . \nI had red bumps on my thighs when i started gaining weight. They were really itchy. When i stopped gaining weight, I ended up with stretch marks. I think those bumps are just the skin that is stretching out.
Answer . \nExfoliating with a specific lotion, avoiding chafing of that area for some time, or have a doctor look at it. Meanwhile keep it moisturized!
What is a rash that you've had about 1 year on the left and right sides of your inner thighs that looks like white circles -dots in rows- and could it be syphilis or HIV or jock itch?
Answer . It wouldn't be syphillis or HIV. Syphillis causes a small sore that goes away after a couple of weeks. It will cause another rash within a couple of months or more, that is dark and round - usually on the plams of your hands or the bottoms of your feet. I can't think of anything having t…o do with HIV that would cause a white rash that appears in lines.. Have you lost a lot of weight recently? Could it simply be stretch marks? Could it be an ingrown hair or some other irritation that is chaffing? If it looks like dry skin, try a moisturizer and see if it goes away after a week or two. If you're very concerned, go see a Doctor.. Depending on how athletic you, are your inner thighs could be rubbing against each other chaffing especially when it is hot. Use gold bond power. You want to be careful of any fungal infection. They love warm body temps. ( Full Answer )
If you have a red rash on your inner thigh near your scrotum and it sometimes gets itchy and there is some sort of fluid like sweat and it burns when you shower is it jock itch or fungal?
Answer . They are the same thing. Sounds like you need some anti-fungal cream or spray.
\n. \n little red bumps under breast \n. \n. \nHi,\nLast week under my left breast I have little red bumps that itch and appear to be spreading. I have used cortisone as well as benadryl cream. They seemed to stop spreading, but now they have returned. Do you know what it might be.\nlm\n.… \n Answer \n. \nMany women can get this under their breasts and it's usually because the air can't get to it (there is a fold there of course) and some women perspire heavily in this area. Every day and evening wash under your breasts and use "Aveeno Lotion" or for the next 3 days use Lanocaine (topical anesthetic) and then use Aveeno. ( Full Answer )
What could a rash be on your upper inner thigh and close to your armpit that doesn't itch and looks kind of scaley and red?
Answer . \nIt sounds like psoriasis. Answer . \nI would say eczema... It's really common. If you're on the heavier side it might be irritated more...
Answer . Do you use soap every day in that area? If so, it is the soap you are using, and it is drying out your skin. To prevent and treat; use lotion with lanolin in it.
Answer . \nThis is the time of the year for allergies. You may be experiencing excema. If it is in a shape of a circle then it may be wing worms.
Answer . Try jock itch cream. I had something similair and struggled for a year trying different things because it was too embarrassing to talk to a doctor about. After a few days of using the JI cream it went away and hasn't returned.
What is a rash that covers your stomach and sides and back that does not itch but causes dry dime-sized red bumps?
Answer . You need to see a dermatologist, it could be anything.. Answer . It could be a reaction to your detergent, i had a similar rash, but like the person before me, i think you should see a dermatologist.
What is a rash on your back neck chest and hands that is red when scratched but otherwise just risen bumps and they itch a little and spread daily?
Answer . \nIf the symptoms include patches with oozing or weeping blisters that itch continuously it may be poison ivy which is a skin rash that can be treated by rubbing alcohol to dry the weeping blisters and applying calamine lotion or benedryl cream to the skin as well as taking benedryl tab…lets. if the symptoms become more severe see a doctor they usually can prescribe prednesone over a step down dosage period of about 2 weeks to clear the rash. ( Full Answer )
What could a rash be on your upper inner thigh that has been there a month and looks like ringworm and is light brown with red bumps?
Answer . You should go to your doctor to make sure that it is not ringworm that has spread. They see these things all the time so don't feel weird going to your doctor. The only way that you can get rid of ringworm is with a medicated cream or a pill. Good luck:). answer 2:. you probably should… see a dr if its been that long. however, if you can't ge to one right away, try rubbing apple cider vinegar with water 1:1 ratio and see if it helps. or if you have colloidal silver, that helps the healing of it also. ( Full Answer )
Answer . Hi there :-)\n. \nBased on what you said, this could be several things:\n. \n . A allergic reaction to your washing product. In this case apply cream which is used to treat Eczema such as Sudocrem or Canisten, Daktacort if the rash is weeping or scabby. \n . \n . Shaving your geni…tal area can cause a red, pimply rash that is very obvious around the hair line of your genitals. This needs to be treated with the cream I mentioned above, or apply cold water if it becomes hot/burning or alternatively you can leave it alone and treat it with nothing and it will clear up in a few days. \n . \n . If you have had unprotected sex with someone then this could also be a STD such as herpes or genital warts. If this is the case then see your doctor for a STD SWAB test. \n . \nAll the best. Trisha x ( Full Answer )
Answer . \nBikini zone is a cream that you can buy that helps get rid of the reb bumps from shaving and also helps with the itching and pain from it. You can also use benadryl spray too. Both of these things can be found in the medication section at wal-mart or any drug store.
Answer . Sounds like you have an allergy to something so keep a log of what you eat and it could be hives. If it's starting to burn/itch and getting worse (starting to fill with fluid) you could have the start of shingles. Shingles usually follow nerves (it will look like a red, blistered line). …My bet is you have hives. It's best to go to your doctor and be diagnosed before it gets worse.. Answer . This sounds a lot like something I got once while working in schools. I researched forever to find the answer. The best I could come up with was pityriasis rosea. The bumps were light red and they were worst on my back and chest, but they spanned in all the other areas that were noted in the post. I know I read about steroid treatments, but those were to just help with itching and I don't think that they get rid of it. I just waited it out, but it lasted almost 2 months. ( Full Answer )
Answer to your itchy skin circle . \nSounds to me like you have ring worm!\n. \nRingworm is a contagious fungus infection that can affect the scalp, the body (particularly the groin), the feet, and the nails. Despite its name, it has nothing to do with worms. The name comes from the characterist…ic red ring that can appear on an infected person's skin. Ringworm is also called Tinea.\n. \nRingworm is caused by several different fungus organisms that all belong to a group called "Dermatophytes." A health-care provider can diagnose Ringworm by examining the site of infection with special tests.\n. \nRingworm is spread by either direct or indirect contact. People can get Ringworm by direct skin-to-skin contact with an infected person or pet. People can also get Ringworm indirectly by contact with objects or surfaces that an infected person or pet has touched, such as hats, combs, brushes, bed linens, stuffed animals, telephones, gym mats, and shower stalls. In rare cases Ringworm can be spread by contact with soil.\n. \nRingworm of the scalp usually begins as a small pimple that becomes larger, leaving scaly patches of temporary baldness. Infected hairs become brittle and break off easily. Yellowish crusty areas sometimes develop.\n. \nRingworm of the body shows up as a flat, round patch anywhere on the skin except for the scalp and feet. The groin is a common area of infection (groin Ringworm). As the rash gradually expands, its center clears to produce a ring. More than one patch might appear, and the patches can overlap. The area is sometimes itchy.\n. \nRingworm of the foot is also called athlete's foot. It appears as a scaling or cracking of the skin, especially between the toes.\n. \nRingworm of the nails causes the affected nails to become thicker, discolored, and brittle, or to become chalky and disintegrate.\n. \nRingworm can be treated with fungus-killing medicine. The medicine can be in taken in tablet or liquid form by mouth or as a cream applied directly to the affected area.\n. \nInfected persons should follow these steps to keep the infection from spreading:\n. \nComplete treatment as instructed, even after symptoms disappear. \nDo not share towels, hats, clothing, or other personal items with others. \nMinimize close contact with others until treated. \nMake sure the person or animal that was the source of infection gets treated.. Answer . \nSounds like a rash. ( Full Answer )
I doubt you have syphilis but see below. More likely you are experiencing an allergy or contact dermatitis - the soap you wash your clothes or sheets with can affect all the areas you mention. About Syphilis: Syphilis is a sexually transmitted disease that is caused by a germ called Treponema pallid…um. T. pallidum is a spirochete that spreads from a person with a primary or certain secondary symptoms of syphilis by direct contact, causing the primary lesion at the point of contact. The primary lesion is a painless indurated sore. It generally only lasts from 1 to 3 weeks. The lesion is usally located at the site of sexual contact, usually the mouth, genitals or rectum of the infected individual. The infected person passes this infection to the mouth, genitals or rectum of their partner only while symptomatic. The lesion may not appear until 3 months after the sexual contact, but usually appears within 10 days. There is often a period of time after the primary lesion has healed where there are no symptoms. This can last from 0 days to 12 weeks. Secondary syphilis can have many classic presentations. It can be a rash; several different types of maculopapular rashes may appear anywhwere on the body. A classic symptom is a brownish hyperpigmentation on the soles of the feet and the palms of the hands. Skin rashes from syphilis are not contagious. A moist, bumpy cauliflower-like condition called condyloma lata may also appear. This secondary symptom is highly contagious. Secondary symptoms may last for 8 weeks; rashes may take longer than this to fully resolve. Syphilis is treated with penicillin; usually 2.4 million units of long acting penicillin injected into a large muscle. Syphilis is diagnosed with simple blood tests; an RPR (rapid plasma reagin) test detects the level of antibodies to syphilis present in a blood sample by titering the sample and continuing testing. The relative strength of the antibody response can be an indication of the stage of the disease. RPR tests are confirmed with a direct test for T. Pallidum. A person diagnosed with syphilis will usually be interviewed by a public health professional for sexual contacts during and immediately before the likely date of infection. The disease is very predictable and given good information on interview a source is likely to be identified as well as potential spreads. One of the worst outcomes for a case of syphilis is the passing of syphilis from an untreated pregnant woman to her unborn baby. Congenital syphilis infections are treatable but may cause permanent effects prior to birth. If you feel you may have syphilis; if you know you have been with someone who has syphilis; if you live in an area with high syphilis rates and are sexually active you may want to visit your local public health clinic for a screening test. At the very least you should see a doctor if you are losing sleep over the rash you describe. ( Full Answer )
What could be wrong if you have a rash on your inner thighs that is red splotchy and burns a little and you're secreting yellowish green stuff that has funny odor and how do you get rid of it?
Answer . \nTry monistat7. It sounds like you have a yeast infection. But it would probably be best to see your Dr. if it is infected that bad.
Answer . i am no doctor and don't claim to be but it could be a heat rash or pimples, i would still get it checked out by a real doctor if it gets worse or doesn't clear up with in the next two or three days
What course of action should you take if you have a rash on the inner upper thigh bikini line that is not raised but very blotchy and red causing some itching and irritation?
Answer . \nyou could apply some form of calmine lotion or aloe ver agel. safest would be aloe vera gel.
itching thighs . If your thighs are itching and most likely rubbing together they are pobably what would be called chaiffing
Possibly excema. It looks like that in African American skin tones. If you are light skinned it will appear red and dry. If the bumps are small dry and scaley with itching this is most likely the cause of the rash.
Weird rash which itches when I scratch it it becomes white. It is on the inner thigh what can I do to get rid of it?
You have to rub your rash with white chocolate and then rub it hard with lotion. It DOES really work.
What is a dry skin patch on your inner thigh along your scrotum with small white circles and one or two red bumps?
Answer . Could be eczema, or dermititis or just a skin condition from what you wear or rubbing. There is some creams you can get to put on it such as over the counter cortizone cream with a low dose and apply a thin layer - but of course if your worried have it looked at by a doctor.
What causes a red rash in both inner thigh near the groin area itches and I've tried to clean it with mild soap and used dry skin lotion but with an ice pack on it it stops and its very uncomfortable?
Scabies, you can research more according to your symptoms but, it is worth looking into. . More common in third world countries , but much like lice, as we ( the human race ) will never be rid of this pest. .
Itching and a rash on the inner thighs and genital areas can because by tinea cruris, which also is called jock itch. It is causedby a fungal infection. Treatment for this condition can includeanti-fungal medications.
What is the cause of little tiny bumps if some are red and some are just risen and some big and they really itch and are spreading all over your neck back legs stomach and inner thighs?
It caused by dirt and all that nasty stuff not being washed off well. Like once I went swimming in a pool for six hours straight and didn't take a shower to night. It was a big mistake because the next day all that happened. It could also be from sunburn or in the sun too long.
the treatment for a rash on your innr thighs is to clen it good, never scrath, mabey rub some cocoa butter on it. if it does not go away soon i suggest you go to a doctor and try not to ge it again
It could be a number of things, the detergent you use, allergies to something or place, stress, imbalance of hormones, among many other things. It is important to stay away from products with chemicals which is very hard.
Do you have any other information? Without any other details, I'm guessing - Could it be keratosis pilaris?
It could be one of many things but will definitely need to be looked at by a doctor for a proper diagnosis and treatment.
It's most likely panty rash. Try wearing looser panties (if you're a female) or, looser undies (if you're male). A little bit of Bacitractin or Triple Antibiotic Ointment should help it go away fast. Think of it as the adult equivalent to diaper rash.
What kind of rash is it when you see small bumps and you itch so bad that you could claw your skin off?
Or it could be hives or heat rash ..I would see a Doctor ...do not scratch it If the rash is localised to a specific area, it could be irritant contact eczema - which means avoid the irritant ie. washing detergents or cleaning agents. You will normally get redness + the small bumps. If the ras…h is everywhere on the body could be allergic contact eczema -> avoid the allergy ie. new medication/food allergy/ bad reaction to pollen? But really it is too hard to diagnose with the information you have given us... in general see your doctor if it gets worse, *avoid scratching it* as this will make it worse, and use a moisturiser to keep the skin moist. ( Full Answer )
I am positive that if you have red bumps and rashes that would be called Acnee. Im not sure how to spell it. (A-c-n-ee).. I am positive that if you have red bumps and rashes that would be called Acnee. Im not sure how to spell it. (A-c-n-ee).
A red penis rash with bumps can be the sign of dermatitis, psoriasis, allergies, or balantis, a condition where uncircumcised men experience foreskin swelling. A red rash can be healed by supplying the penis with essential vitamins, such as Vitamin A, C, D, and E and Shea Butter, all natural healers… and moisturizers. Using a topical penis cream can help to alleviate your penis rash (many experts tout Man 1 Man Oil ). Good luck! ( Full Answer )
A herpes rash consists of painful and/or itchy blisters, pimples or sores in a small group. A rash on your inner thigh could be herpes. If you think it's possible, get an exam as soon as you can.
Red rash in your inner thigh and little on top of leg near knee what is it and how do you get ride of it?
It could mean anything from a crazy disease to a simple rugburn. Go to a skin doctor (dermatologist) or your everyday doctor if it is so serious that you MUST know.
There can be any number of factors that could cause a rash, very few mean you have a disease. My answer would be to go to www.medicinenet.com for answers if you are unable to afford a doctor visit. My guess would be an insect bite or an irritation to soap or detergent of some kind.
If your a girl there probably razor bumps and stores sell special cream to keep them away. Idk if they work though.
this sounds like scabbies. I had it a long time ago when I caught it off my bed ridden grandfather. It is characterised by an itchy red rash where there is hair and white blisters where there are no hair follicles
It Really Don't Mean Anything Maybe You Have An Allergic Reaction To Something, Or You Have A Skin Disorder
Its possible that you have: poison ivy, poison oak, bed bug bites, or chicken pocks.
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Proper treatment for any rash is to identify the source. You may have been bitten, in contact with an allergen, having an allergic reaction to a medication, in contact with a poisonous plant, etc. You should not touch the area without gloves on. Never ever touch the rash with bare hands, as you m…ay spread it, You should look for any lesions (cuts and tears). If there are cuts seek emergency treatment for infection/tetanus. If no cuts, keep clean. Apply calamine lotion to the area and take a benadryl tablet. If you've recently began a new medication, discontinue it immediately and inform your prescribing doctor immediately. ( Full Answer )