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Rash from Sustiva
Apr 17, 2003

Good Morning,

My partner has just started an epivir/viread/sustiva combination. He's experiencing a rash. Do you have recommendations on addressing minimizing the itching caused by the rash? Benadryl didn't seem to help much. Any type of bath additive you'd recommend?

Thanks ;-)

Response from Dr. Henry

I have some luck with cimetidine and hydroxyzine (some prefer Zyretc, Allegra or Claritin)for itching. KH

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