How to Treat Papular Urticaria?


Things to note:
  • Reduce exposure to insects by treating pets, using mosquito nets and fumigating household regularly.
  • Use of insect repellents may be helpful.
  • Examine carefully for burrows to rule out scabies.

Medical Treatment:
New inflamed lesions:
  • Betamethasone 0.1%, topical apply daily for 5 days.
For relief of itch and sedation:
  • Chlorpheniramine, oral, 4 mg at night as needed in severe cases.

When to refer:
  • Non-responsive and chronic cases.