Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: faith | 2009/11/09

Q.

chicken pox 2

hi
my 4month old son has chicken pox, went to the pharmacy they recommended a nurses own cream to bath is it safe for the infant pls advise,or was i right to calamine cream on him thanx

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Just use calamine lotion or cream which is safe. I do not have experience with the use of the Nurses Own cream so I am unable to comment on its use in babies with chicken pox

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