Allergy

The body's immune response to a foreign substance (allergen) that is otherwise not harmful to you is called allergy. The most common allergens are pollen, drugs, food, and mold. Allergic conditions include hay fever, atopic dermatitis, food allergies, asthma, and anaphylaxis.

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I am getting pus filled pimples. Is this some allergic reaction?

Query: Hello doctor, I am suffering from some allergic symptom on my foot. First this was like a pimple with forming pus. After it burst, and started itching and it started forming in that place also. What is this? What is the medicine for this?  Read Full »


Dr. Syed Shakeel Akthar

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. With the information given and photos provided, I assume that you are most probably having eczema. Eczema commonly presents like these morphology associated with itching. Please apply Excel-G cream [Clobetasol with Gentamycin] twice daily for 10 days and Deslor Desloratad...  Read Full »

Treatment for bug bite

Query: Hello doctor,Last month I was bitten by some bed bugs. After pest control, they have been eradicated from the house. But my skin is very itchy and there are white and red spots on the full body. Can you suggest me some medicine or ointment, so the redness and itchiness fades?  Read Full »


Dr. Syed Shakeel Akthar

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. This type of rash is seen not because of bed bugs but maybe you are allergic to something coming in contact. It may be so many things like your clothes, bedding or plants or some food items. For now, apply Hydrocortisone cream at day time and calamine lotion at night al...  Read Full »

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