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    Poison Ivy

    I got poison ivy on my legs over the weekend disc golfing. Does anyone have some home remedies that I should try?



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    Re: Poison Ivy

    Rubbing alcohol helps some people... but you really should get to the store and get some calamine lotion too. Dry it out and keep it from spreading.



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    Amputation.



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    Re: Poison Ivy

    Aloe Vera, Calamine Lotion, etc.

    You could also save some money and grow your own aloe vera



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    Re: Poison Ivy

    I'd suggest you try to keep it in the fairway.



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    Re: Poison Ivy

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonin View Post
    Aloe Vera, Calamine Lotion, etc.

    You could also save some money and grow your own aloe vera
    Relief is only a few short months away!




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    Re: Poison Ivy

    I don't remember what is in it exactly, but the band-aid brand anti-itch gel for poison ivy works well. Also, you can buy this stuff which you can put on your skin and/or wash your clothes with to remove the oils so you don't get the rash to re-occur: Tecnu for Poison Oak Rash & Poison Ivy Rash



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    Re: Poison Ivy

    The acid in urine will help to dissolve the oils and break down the sores. You can do it yourself, or have a friend help.


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    Re: Poison Ivy

    Quote Originally Posted by SplitIdentity View Post
    The acid in urine will help to dissolve the oils and break down the sores. You can do it yourself, or have a friend help.
    What if it's on his back?




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    Re: Poison Ivy

    Quote Originally Posted by SplitIdentity View Post
    The acid in urine will help to dissolve the oils and break down the sores. You can do it yourself, or have a friend help.
    Or he could use your acid tongue.


    I'd agree with you, but then we'd both be wrong.

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    Re: Poison Ivy

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    What if it's on his back?
    Not a problem for me.


    I'd agree with you, but then we'd both be wrong.

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    Re: Poison Ivy

    I miss disc golfing in Iowa. I don't miss poison ivy.



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    Re: Poison Ivy

    Quote Originally Posted by Acylum View Post
    Not a problem for me.
    In that case, you can go **** yourself.



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    Re: Poison Ivy

    Have you tried contacting Batman?



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