Total Time
Prep 2 mins
Cook 0 mins

This is a very o-l-d recipe that works wonders when you wind up with that icky poison ivy rash.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 36 aspirin
  • 1 12 ounces alum
  • 1 cup alcohol


  1. Make a paste of above ingredients.
  2. Apply liberally to rash as often as you like.
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Thanks much for this concoction!!! I am so terribly allergic to poison ivy, I can look at it and break out! = ) Works on mosquito bites, too!