i woke up this morning with a blotchy red rash on my face and neck and it is spreading slowly. i went the doctors and he said it was an alergic reaction and gave me anti histermins but i picked my niece up to give her a love and now she has come out in the same rash but i didnt know you can spread this can anyone help
You could take some oral antihistamine or antiallergic medications like loratadine or cetrizine and see if it helps with your symptoms. Apply calamine lotion at the site of the lesions to help soothe the itching.
Have you had allergic reactions in the past? Are you allergic to any specific substances?
You could read more about the condition at the following link -
You would still need to consult your doctor about the associated symptoms you are having and to rule out any vitamin or mineral deficiency or bacterial or fungal infection or hormonal dysfunction and whether you need a course of antibiotics or other medications.
Let us know about how you are doing and post us about what your doctor advises.
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