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Gout And Itchy Hands
how long will citalopram stay in your system, itchy hands. Stopped it 15 days ago but still get the itch. ?
My 4 year old daughter has been waking up in the middle of the night and every morning with severely itchy hands. They now feel rough from it.?
I have very red itchy hands which look very blotchy and feel like they are burning
What shall I do
Dyshidrotic eczema: Try Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or Claritin for itching and vaseline ointment with cotton gloves over the hands and socks on the feet overnight. May need to see your dr, if this doesn't help. Here's a link with information about it: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000832.htm ...Read more
Rash: This sounds like a form of eczema that may result from irritation in the sweat glands, called dyshdrotic eczema. The can become infected with bacteria or fungal infections. Stronger cortisone creams, obtained by prescription, along with appropriate medications for infection will be offered when you see your physician. ...Read more
Likely nothing : Itchy hands later in pregnancy can be a sign of cholestasis. I've never heard if it this early in pregnancy however. Speak with your doctor about it. In the meantime, consider some Benadryl (diphenhydramine) to see if that alleviates it. 25 mg is a good dose to start. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer