There is no cure for the poison oak or poison
ivy rash once it begins, but if you focus on relieving the symptoms
you can stop poison ivy itching.
The first step is to remove urushiol from your skin. Be sure to
wash the area with Tecnu Extreme Poison Ivy Scrub or Tecnu Original
Outdoor Skin Cleanser to remove and help prevent spreading the
Minor itching, pain, oozing and swelling caused by poison ivy
and oak can be relieved with over-the-counter anti-itch treatments
such as homeopathic Tecnu Rash Relief Spray or Calagel Medicated
Anti-Itch Gel. In severe cases, a physician can prescribe
antihistamine creams, tablets or shots.
Remember to avoid further contact with the plant oil if
possible. You can clean your tools, clothing and pets that have
been exposed with Tecnu Original Outdoor
Skin Cleanser to avoid recontamination from the urushiol