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A 35-year-old female asked:

no rash. no hives. itch so deep in hands and feet. only at night. extreme heat and extreme cold relieves it. no psoriasis eczema or allergy. help me?

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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
Allergy and Immunology 57 years experience
See doctor: Itching is a more complex issue than just something caused by histamine release. Nonetheless it does not hurt to try an antihistamine up to 4 x daily (higher than usual) to see if it helps. If not,you will need to consult a dermatologist or allergist . There are many approaches to find out and treat an itchy disorder which something we allergists see regularly.

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Last updated Jul 18, 2015

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