To soothe an itchy, painful skin rash, use a cold pack. You can use it on the rash for 5 minutes at a time, several times a day
You may spread the chickenpox virus to others until the rash has crusted. Consider limiting your contact with other people until this occurs.
- Reviewer: James P. Cornell, MD
- Review Date: 05/2018 -
- Update Date: 07/16/2018 -