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Body Itching At Night Time
I am suffering from anal itching at night time, a lump has developed after irritation, happens once every couple months, any ideas?
For the past couple of months I noticed I can't stop itching at night. The itchiness is all over my body, what do I do? I don't have bed bugs or fleas
I have a serious problem at night, my body is getting some pimples and they are itching at night and am afraid to get some test done...and Sleep less?
2nd time asking a question rectal itching at night requesting a doctor in the northern virgina area who can do scotch tape testing need closest doctor?
Primary doc or Derm: Agreed, you want to make sure this isn't pinworm infestation. A primary doctor may be able to do this or at least treat you even if they are not sure. ...Read more
I had scabbies and used medication and I don't have it anymore but it's still itching at night what can I do to stop itching?
Itching at night little tiny bumps, I share the bed with another. Their experiences is the same. But I can't sleep because of the Web itching?
Foot itching: You want to see a your local foot doctor or dermatologist to biopsy the skin to identify the cause of your symptoms. It sounds like a athletes foot or tinea pedis. Most probably a standard anti fungal cream will be prescribed with possibly a anti fungal sprain for all your shoe gear will be advised. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can we give our son Benadryl (diphenhydramine) 4 hrs after a dose of Zyrtec? He has bouts with itching at night and can't sleep.
Why itching?: It is medically safe to give the benadryl; however, the question leads to another - why is he having bouts of itching? Ideally, determining and treating the cause will be more effective then treating the symptoms. Does he have eczema? Does he have scabies? Does he have an allergy to the bedding/detergent used to clean the bedding? Consider the sources and eliminate them - or see local doc for eval ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Apparently I was bitten by something on my elbow, bumps, itching at night when I go to bed for the past two wks. Tried cortisone creams?
I have thyroid since 1986.I get itching at night in bottom of my legs. When I scratch legs some powder of skin comes out. Pls. Help me.?
Dry skin: Best guess is dryness, perhaps related to thyroid. Would use a good otc moituriser (any type) if not help see a dermatologist to determine if that is the cause. ...Read more
My anus is itching at night and I scratched and I saw some under fleshlight thin hair (like the hair on fingers) spinning it upper part. Is this worm?
Pin worm: What you described is consistent with Pin worm infestation. Please see your doctor for a prescription for the infestation. ...Read more
No itching at night....intermittent vaginal itching and tickling anus during the day...pinworms or some other infection?
Possible: Look with a flash light at night or see your doctor for an exam and a stool specimen. All the best. ...Read more
See your physician: It would be prudent on your part to see your primary care physician or an ENT specialist to determine the cause and then suggest appropriate remedies. ...Read more
Feel itching at night while sleeping at pelvic region, legs, hips between thighs etc no infection?
Need more info: Have you changed the materials with which you wash your sheets? Is there a rash along with the itching? Are you overheated during the night and sweating excessively? Many other questions too numerous for here, but think about this and repeat the question. ...Read more
Just diagnosis with RA after breast cancer new systom is itching at night at knuckles I just started methotrexate 2.5 x 6?
Unrelated: First of all, psoriatic arthritis and RA virtually never co-exist, if one has psoriasis and an inflammatory arthritis, it is psoriatic arthritis. I doubt psoriasis if you have well documented ra. Let a dermatologist look at a rash if one is present one not just an itching sensation. The one exception is psoriasis can be a complication of tnf therapy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer