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best antihistimine for skin rashes
A 59-year-old male asked:
Since 10 days, I am itching all over without any rashes. But when I scratch my skin gets damaged and red. Antihistamines only short term help no cure.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
I have had a skin crawling sensation for a month..Dr prescribed two antihistamines. Neither worked. Blood work is fine. No rash, bumps or bites. ?
A 59-year-old female asked:
Started taking Euthyrox on Tuesday night. During today and now my skin feels like it is crawling. Very itchy. Not sure if there is a rash or just from my scratching. I do not have antihistamines at home. Could it be an allergic reaction ?
A 49-year-old male asked:
I have skin rash. My doc...suggested hydrocortisone and taking antihistimines...it is slowly and progressively getting worse. Do I need an allergist?
A 45-year-old female asked:
I have a heat rash on my right hand and was wondering if antihistamines would help or if not what is the best way to treat it?
A 58-year-old female asked:
Can a certain antihistamine stop working when taking to help with insomnia or skin rash and you need to switch to another? Tolerance?
A 27-year-old male asked:
Hi. My wife has a light rash localized to both of her hips. The skin just shows mild bumps. No discoloration. Slightly itchy. An antihistamine works but not for long. Any thoughts?
A 47-year-old female asked:
Allergic reaction to clothing 3 wks ago, skin has red itchy rash. Taking antihistamine and using calamine to calm but its still there and v dry too?
A 30-year-old female asked:
Rash:red, blotchy, not raised/itchy/painful/spreading, cortizone/antihistamine didn't help. Not in skin crevice-front/side of knee, one area for 2 months
A 42-year-old female asked:
I have a hives type rash that appears at random at various places on my skin - mainly lower arms and chest area. Goes within 30 mins. Sometimes itchy but not always. Doc suggested taking antihistamine but not working. ‘General’ bloods all clear.
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