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I get itchy before my period

A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 41 years experience
Yes: Your breasts respond to increased Progesterone produced in the second half of your cycle, then return to normal after your period when the levels have... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosch
Allergy and Immunology 50 years experience
"Periodic" itching: Not any unusual symptom prior to onset of a period. Due to the hormonal changes that initiate uterine sloughing. Antihistamines sometimes lessen sympt... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
Progesterone: Some people may have an allergic reaction to Progesterone and thus the itchy bumps with the period. An allergist can assist you in confirming this su... Read More
Dr. Lydia Oftadeh
Allergy and Immunology 28 years experience
Irritant effects : If you are using a pad during your menses, the pad could be irritating to your skin on the buttocks area due to constant rubbing or you might be aller... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Casey Younkin
Obstetrics and Gynecology 39 years experience
Yeast infection. : This is common, the yeast grows because of the bleeding. Your doctor can prescribe something for it. Using a disposable vinegar & water douche before ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology 31 years experience
Likely yeast: About 1 in 10 women will get recurrent fungal vaginal infections. They usually occur at about the same time each cycle. It would require and exam an... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Dorsey
37 years experience
Nothing quick: You can get over the counter medicines for this. Apply twice a day for two weeks. Then once a day for two weeks. Change to all cotton underwear.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Poole
Dermatology 29 years experience
Itchy Breasts: Itchy breasts are not a symptom that i associate with pregnancy or menstrual cycles. Could you be wearing something different during this time, such ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tonya Fordham
Family Medicine 23 years experience
Need to see doctor: This needs to be evaluated and treated appropriately right away. I hope you feel better soon after seeing your doctor.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ecaterina Sartina
Pediatrics 36 years experience
See OB/GYN: doesn't sound normal. see your OB/GYN doc. good luck!
A member asked:
Dr. Mary Engrav
Dr. Mary Engravanswered
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
That : That is a very rare symptom. The first thing i would be worried about would be an allergic reaction. If you are taking anything for discomfort from ... Read More
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