A 26-year-old male asked:
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for the past week after im done exercising i get a bad hives breakout on my stomach, chest, neck, back and my face gets swollen. is it an allergy?

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Dr. Riyas Fadal
Specializes in Sports Medicine
Exercise rash: Hi there this could be an allergy due to exercise......an abnormal response right...or a rash due to heat and sweating. Use an anti allergy an hour pre work out. Wear breathable clothing and see if this still occurs....if yes you do need to see your Gp....if no...great
Answered on Sep 13, 2019
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Dr. Lervasen Pillay
Specializes in Sports Medicine
exercise urticaria is rare but exists....first ensure you are not getting a reaction from clothes/washing powders/creams
Sep 13, 2019

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