Doctor insights on:
Hives After Shower
Xerosis: Derms use odd words, but this is due to dryness. Simply use a moisturizing cream after bathing each day and this will subside. ...Read more
Rosacea: Rosacea often flares when something causes the blood vessels in the face to expand, which causes redness. Things that cause a flare-up are called triggers. Common triggers are exercise, sun and wind exposure, hot weather, stress, spicy foods, alcohol, and hot baths. Swings in temperature from hot to cold or cold to hot can also cause a flare. ...Read more
Penicillin allergy, after 8 pills: got hives, especially fastidious on the gluteus (3 days). I started Benadryl (diphenhydramine) yesterday. How long will hives last?
Hard to say: Take the Benadryl (diphenhydramine) regularly as your dr. Prescribed...It could take several days to go away....But as long as there is no significant swelling(unlikely to occur now..I presume you stopped the penicillin) there should be nothing to worry about.... ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Armpits itchy like crazy after applying Certain Dri for the first time. Before bed, 20m after shower.
Can't sleep. Is it supposed to itch???
How long the reaction skin rash after taking quinolone generally last? It appeared after 8-10 days after the course.
Up to 3 weeks: Any kind of Allergic reaction has 2 phase, Immediate and Slow phase. And after initial improvement there is a surgeon slow reactant and one can get another crop of Urticarial rash after 10 days and . This phase can be treated with Steroid and continued use of Antihistaminics. Make sure you do not get this medicine again. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I sweat profusely while showering & for and hour after showering. The water is warm & i've also tried cold showers. Is this normal?
Rare: This is probably due to vasomotor dysfunction which means your blood vessels could not adapt easily yo the change in the weather. ...Read more
Dryness?: Good morning, itching after bath is a very common symptom in many especially in those with atopic dermatitis. Water from skin, when evoporates after you come out of shower, draws energy needed for conversion from water to vapor state from the cells of skin causing irritation of nerve endings, and itching results. Apply cereve moisturizing cream on whole body after bath daily. ...Read more
After hot shower has pinprick size red spots and blotches on belly. Lasted 30min but I took Benadryl (diphenhydramine) after ten min. What would cause this?
Cholinergic urticari: This occurs in some people usually during the cooling period after a rise in body core temperature. Exercise or stress can do the same. Antihiistamine such as Zyrtec (cetirizine) taken about 1-2 hrs prior to such activities often helps. The problem usually resolves with time . ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Everytime?: Some people develop hives after a hot shower and sometimes it can happen after swimming too, called cholinergic urticaria. Another hematological disease called polycythemia vera can also cause it. Take a picture of the rash and show it to your doctor. Try taking taking an oral antihistamine 30 minutes before showering and see if it helps.You could also be reacting to the soap if it is new. ...Read more
Vaginal and clitoris swelling after intercourse. Burns while urinating for a few days after. Coldness helps but not showering. ?
Here are some ...: Based on the sequence of events, what you experienced & observed is related with sex so looking into if that what & how you did and used for this latest sexual intercourse was any different from what you used to do and use. If identifiable, avoid those in the future. Physically, what ever incurred to the body will take time to heal & resolve but with a variable pace among individuals; no magic. ...Read more
6-y-o w/ hives on arms & legs. Ped. Advised hydrocortisone and Benadryl (diphenhydramine) every 4 hrs. After 8 hrs, still red, puffy, itchy. Should we try loratadine?
Possible to have latex condom allergic reaction (rash/dry/slight itch) 12-24 hours after sex every time, if no reaction after masturbation w condom b4?
My shower temperature is between cold and warm and after my shower I put on lotion and I stile itch . Some people say Dap your skin after shower.
Would also: encourage you to use mild soaps. Some soaps are very harsh and can dry out the skin (causing it to itch). ...Read more
Allergy?: Consult your doctor to rule out other causes of itching. Consider the possibility of allergy. You may want to consider a different kind of wash. There are many which are neutral pH soaps or oatmeal based soaps. Try a small amount on your skin to see if there any reaction as you may have very sensitive skin. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Earache after shower
- Skin peels after shower
- Redness on face after shower
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Underarm odor after shower
- Red forehead after shower
- Red spots after shower
- Ear hurts after shower
- Talk to a dermatologist online for free