A 39-year-old member asked:
I have weird itchiness on different body parts. what should i do to relieve the itching?
2 doctor answers • 2 doctors weighed in
Obstetrics and Gynecology 34 years experience
Anti-itch remedies: Moisturize with a non-perfumed product-good examples are cetaphil, vaseline, lubriderm. Shower with lukewarm water. Avoid allergens from clothing/foods/cosmetics/laundry products. Topically, use 1% Hydrocortisone ointment and orally use 25 mg Benadryl (diphenhydramine) at bedtime. If symptoms do not resolve, then you may need prescription topical meds and your physician needs to rule out other underlying disorders.
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Dermatology 13 years experience
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Last updated Oct 4, 2016
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