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I have itching all over my body?

I have itching all over my body?

?systemic problem: Itching all over the body without rash could be a sign of any one of many systemic diseases.Please see a good primary care doctor or internist for evaluation.Trying to list all possible causes to you would just be guessing and get you more worried.Good luck:) ...Read more

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Dr. Thomas Josa
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Itching All Over (Definition)

Itching all over is a skin symptom that suggests a generalized, whole body process that may or may not be ...Read more


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Why do I have itching all over my body?

Why do I have itching all over my body?

Itchy: Itching may sometime be a sign of a more serious illness. Check with your internist, or a dermatologist. ...Read more

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What causes unbearable itching all over my body?

What causes unbearable itching all over my body?

Many causes : Need to see a dermatologist to help diagnosis your diffuse itch it could be from either internal or external causes. ...Read more

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Im itching all over my body what is causing that?

Im itching all over my body what is causing that?

Cirrhosis...: ...Is one possibility, though there are many others. Need more info. ...Read more

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Why am I itching all over my body, and what can I do about it?

Why am I itching all over my body, and what can I do about it?

ITCHING ALL OVER: How long have you been itching all over? Do you take any medications? Is the itch all below the waist, or does it also itch on your face and scalp. Anybody else in your family or your friends itch? Do you have a cat or dog? Have you changed your soap or laundry detergent? If it persists, see a doctor, preferably a dermatologist. ...Read more

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I get itching all over my body when I get anxious. Is that weird?

No: Every person handles stress/anxiety differently and your symptoms are not weird. Others vomit, get abdominal pain or even pass out. ...Read more

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I have severe itching all over my body?

I have severe itching all over my body?

Dry skin: The most common cause is dry skin especially during the winter and dry months. Avoid all scented soap and apply a good skin moisturizer within minutes after bathing. If these measures failed, consult a dermatologist. ...Read more

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I have severe itching all over my body?

I have severe itching all over my body?

Itching require eval: Itching can be caused by something external or internal. Dry skin, eczema, bug bites ; other infestations can lead to itching; but so too can liver, thyroid and kidney disease. Best to see a physician and get a proper work up including appropriate lab work! ...Read more

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Have serious itching all over my body and i take priton and it only relieves me for two days only. What can I do?

Have serious itching all over my body and i take priton and it only relieves me for two days only. What can I do?

Generalized Itching: Generalized pruritus may be classified into the following categories on the basis of the underlying causative disease: renal pruritus, cholestatic pruritus, hematologic pruritus, endocrine pruritus, pruritus related to malignancy, and idiopathic generalized pruritus. ...Read more

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Itching all over my body? Just tried new 'cheaper' detergent liquid.

Itching all over my body? Just tried new 'cheaper' detergent liquid.

BODY ITCH: Does it itch above the neck? Does it itch more at night and does it awaken you at night? Does anybody in your family or any close acquaintances itch? Do you have a cat or a dog? Go back to your original detergent and see a doctor if it persists. It could be scabies. ...Read more

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Itching all over my body, no visible rash except when getting out of the shower, what is it?

Itching all over my body, no visible rash except when getting out of the shower, what is it?

See a dermatologist: Sometimes this is serious. There are many possible causes, some serious. You need a specialist with special knowledge about this. ...Read more

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After 10 days of taking an antibiotic I began itching all over my body. How long till it stops after I stop taking the antibiotic?

After 10 days of taking an antibiotic I began itching all over my body. How long till it stops after I stop taking the antibiotic?

See your doctor: Delayed allergic reactions to drugs are usually self-limiting and only last for a few days after the drug is discontinued. An antihistamine may be recommended by your doctor to decrease itching. See your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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I've had a mild itching all over my body. First one place then another. I've recently started taking Biotin in the morning & B12 in the evening. Could?

I've had a mild itching all over my body. First one place then another. I've recently started taking Biotin in the morning & B12 in the evening. Could?

Stop taking: If you suspect that either Biotin or B12 might have caused the itching, you need to stop taking them for at least a week to see if that makes a difference. Dry skin is also a common issue at your age and may be helped by applying a moisturizer on the body within 3 minutes after bathing on a regular basis. If neither is the issue, see your doctor ...Read more

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Itching all over my body from Quetiapine withdrawal , why ?

Itching all over my body from Quetiapine withdrawal , why ?

Uncertain: Quetiapine can cause liver problems but uncertain this is the cause. Would want to know why it is withdrawn and also what other medications are being used. This itching may not be related to this medication, but it is possible that it may have covered the itching symptoms until it was withdrawn. ...Read more

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What causes itching all over my body with no rash just finished icsi?

What causes itching all over my body with no rash just finished icsi?

Medications: This is a potential medication side effect. Are you taking Progesterone injections at this time? See your doctor as they can go through your medication list as well as look for other causes if not a medication problem. Good luck. ...Read more

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I'm itching all over my body but not in my pubic area at all I have had sex with a couple guys and now they are itching all over too ?

I'm itching all over my body but not in my pubic area at all  I have had sex with a couple guys and now they are itching all over too ?

Sounds catching, yet: few specifics offered for very risky behavior choices which can transfer all sort of problems, both ideas&disease promoting molecules&organisms. The list of possibilities is huge! When we act impulsively, taking changes, many of the bad things which can happen, Do happen. Best seek sophisticated help WorthyOfYourTrust & consider LifeChoices; else unlikely to emulate Ben Carson's bad to good life. ...Read more

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I had unprotected sex about 2 weeks ago. Ever since then i have been itching all over my body. I don't have any other symptoms. Is this herpes?

I had unprotected sex about 2 weeks ago. Ever since then i have been itching all over my body. I don't have any other symptoms. Is this herpes?

Get Checked: It can be so many different things. It can be as simple as an allergy to some lubricant you used. It may not be even related to the episode. It may be all coincidental in timing. It can also be infections. My sincere advice is to see your gynecologist. ...Read more

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I itch all over my body. Seems to occur after I eat. I am fine in the morning then I take my thyroid meds and wait one hour and the the itching begins?

I itch all over my body. Seems to occur after I eat. I am fine in the morning then I take my thyroid meds and wait one hour and the the itching begins?

Med Formulation: A lot of literature is emerging suggesting a link with the thyroid and skin symptoms such as itch/hives. Some formulations of thyroid medications can be more associated with symptoms vs. others. Consider trying a different formulation. Also, hypothyroid can be associated with dry skin, thereby increasing the risk for itch. ...Read more

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Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Itch (Definition)

An itch is an irritating sensation that causes one to have the urge ...Read more