Steroids to treat poison ivy
Corticosteroids or oral steroids to treat poison ivy is not to recent research. Corticosteroids are used to treat severe cases of poison ivy rashes, when it has covered large parameters of the body. some cases reported have shown fast relief from poison ivy after the use of steroids.
Instruction to use steroids to treat poison ivy.
- Use steroids to treat poison ivy in unusually severe cases. Use if the rashes have covered large part of the body, or if the parts of body have become infected. Do not take self medication if the infection increases, consult your doctor right away otherwise blood poisoning may occur
- Visit your physician to confirm whether to use steroids to treat poison ivy kind you are suffering from. The doctor after observing your rash will decide which steroids to use.