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Have Itchy Pitaryasis Rash Itch Driving Me Nuts What To Use To Stop Itch
Itch B Gone: Try over-the-counter antihistamines like loratadine, cetirizine, generic benadryl, (diphenhydramine) chlorphenarimine. Oatmeal baths [put oatmeal in old sock, knot the end for cheap oatmeal sachet. Don't forget to empty your sock before you put it in wash though!]. Steroid creams: otc Hydrocortisone 1%, prescription steroid cream from your doc. Otc pramoxine gel too. Avoid hot showers. Good luck! ...Read more
Most bumps and blotches on a newborn baby are harmless and clear up by themselves. By far the most common skin problem in infants is diaper rash. Diaper rash is an irritation of the skin caused by dampness, urine, or feces. Most babies who wear diapers will have some type of diaper rash. However, there are other skin disorders that can cause rashes. These are usually not serious unless ...Read more
I have a small rash ory dy itchy spot on my breast for almost two weeks it itches but bo redness or swell or pain what can I use to heal it?
Eczema or ringworm?: Dry and itchy spot is probably eczema. You could try 1% Hydrocortisone cream otc for a week. If that does not help then an topical antifungal for 2 weeks could help with ring worm. If neither don't work then a trip to your doctor id warrented. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My scrotum and the area around my penis is itchy and has bump like rashes on it I am a virgin, what could it be? Sometimes it itches so bad
My feet are itchy and burning after itching....and knees arms hands feet itches in night more...help me..i got red rashes after 2 days of itching..tq?
Clean, don't scratch: Clean the bedding well. Gently clean your body well too and wipe w/ diluted vinegar or witch hazel, etc. Use a hypoallergic lotion too. Take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) as directed. If you still suffer, see a Dr. You might need a lb test and/or a Rx anti-inflammatory. Try hard to not scratch! Avoid infection. ...Read more
I have itchy rashes on my thighs, legs, elbows , arms and hands from taking codiene, what can I use to stop the intense itching ?
See below: If it is truly related to the codeine, stop the codeine. Then Benadryl (diphenhydramine) - likely 25 - 50 mg every 6 hours as needed. Hydrocortisone .1% to especially inflamed areas may help. If any respiratory distress, swollen, face, eyes, lips, tongue, feeling of throat closing, or even nausea or vomiting and diarrhea, go to er asap of call ambulance if severe! ...Read more
Itchy skin all over body, worse at night, rash isn't that noticeable but itches like crazy & sometimes burns. What could it be?
Many possibilities: When the body itches all over, it implies that the itching/rash may be a reaction from an ingestion such as a medication or food, or an allergy to the environment, ie hayfever. Another possibility could be a skin infestation such as scabies. Reactions to things like fabrics or laundry detergent will usually spare certain parts of the body such as the head/scalp, hands and feet. ...Read more
Bad Rash on both sides of my vagina that itches really bad.I don't know how it started but it has been itchy the last 2 weeks.I'm a virgin.
Yeast infection : You may well have a vaginal yeast infection (also called moniliasis & candidiasis). Have you noticed any cheesy or milky white vaginal discharge? You can apply OTC anti-monilial cream to the irritated skin area along with intravaginal cream or suppository. Hope that helps. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What causes a severe itchy, bruising rash that peels away the skin and itches terribly? What is this called or what causes it?
Itchy rashes: There are a whole host of rashes that cause itching and if scratched long enough will cause sloughing of skin. Please be more srecific or enclose a pivture so we can help you. ...Read more
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