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Itchy White Bumps All Over Body
Hi, For the past 6 months or so, every single night I find itchy white bumps all over my body. Mainly forearms, they appear randomly through the day?
Forearm?: If they are confined only to the forearms, I would suspect a sun sensitivity. Are you taking any drug which may cause photosensitivity (diuretic, antibiotic etc). Even ingredients in certain sunscreens may sensitive you upon exposure to sunlight. Consider seeing a dermatologist. ...Read more
For the past week or so, every single night I find itchy white bumps all over my body. Mainly upper thigh and forearm area?
Insect bites! Look around your bedding etc
Just a thought!
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Rash: It needs to be examined for proper treatment. ...Read more
Antihistamines: Hives tend to move and migrate, come an go, are itching, and usually don't last for more than 24 hours. 1st generation antihistamines will work the fastest, such as benadryl (diphenhydramine). For longer lasting effect, taking a daily 2nd generation antihistamine such as zyrtec, claritin, or allergra will be helpful. If they persist, seeing an allergist would be helpful for prescription medications and work up. ...Read more
Itchy, tiny red bumps all over body for two months and my doctors thought it was a prescription allergy. What could be wrong?
Tiny, itchy bumps all over body. Do not look like a rash & are not in the usual places for scabies, but could it be? Maybe from tanning or dry skin?
Good morning, tant
itchy rash with red bumps suggests that your immune system is trying to reject something such as an allergen or a virus. The itching is a signal that something is not right. Dry skin often causes itching, but rarely a rash. Tanning could trigger some rash. Finding the cause is the first order of business, please see your doctor. Moisturizing creams such as cerave may be of hel. ...Read more
Believed to have eczema or HPV, cavity at the end of my penis head, it is now healed and bumps all over body itchy. Imiquin was diagnosed.
Here are some...: I hope you got right diagnosis for the described area at the glans penis. In fact, imiquimod is not a diagnosis but a drug to treat genital wart, superficial basal cell carcinoma, or actinic keratosis. To verify what it is, a set of more detailed history and a direct look at it is essential. More? Ask doctor... ...Read more
Woke up at night with pressure in ears diarrhea, vomiting, itchy bumps all over body. Fine the next day. Has happened 4x's in life -27 yr male?
Episodes: This sounds almost like an allergic reaction of some sort. Try to keep a diary of what you have eaten and been exposed to just prior the episodes and see if you can pinpoint cause. It happens so rarely, that this may be difficult. Good to hear you are fine and that it is short duration however! ...Read more
Red itchy bumps all over body (except face & genitalia) for 3 months now, esp after stress, waxing, & physical effort. I have asthma & allergies. Help?
Had an upset stomach (tight, gurgling) & diarrhea for 2-3 days. Now have very small red bumps all over body, mildly itchy. Not sure how to alleviate?
Itchy bumps: The causes are numerous, I suggest you see a doctor for a proper diagnosis to treat it correctly. ...Read more
Take antihistamines: Start by taking a cool shower and apply a safe anti-itch lotion such as Sarna with pramoxime. Also, take a non-sedating antihistamine during the day, such as fexofenadine (Allegra) 180mg and at night cetirizine (Zyrtec) 10mg or diphenhydramine 25mg (Benadryl). If no better with 3-4 days, see your physician. ...Read more
Bumps: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more
Skin rashes: Skin rashes need to be seen and evaluated. If the rashes do not last more than 24 hours at a time, it may be hives. You can try taking otc anti histamine if that is the case. If the rashes are there several days, it can be dermatitis due to any reason. Use moisturizer, avoid irritant like soap will help. In any case, you should come see a local physician for evaluation of skin rashes. ...Read more
Can you tell me what to do if for 2 weeks I've been dealing with red itchy bumps all over my body! Help!?
See doctor: To get a diagnosis then a treatment can be recommended. ...Read more
I have theses red little bumps all over my body there very itchy and don't seem to be going away just getting worse?
Depends on Location?: Very itchy rash, progressive worse over weeks and dense in warmer areas of body (between fingers, waist, axilla), consider scabies. Scabies are little bugs (mites) that burrow under the skin and cause severe itching and little red bumps. They are small and only seen with a microscope. Rarely above the neck, except in infants. Treat w/ topicals cream - quell, elimite, (permethrin) eurax. Is contagious. ...Read more
I have these really red itchy bumps all over my body I scrach them cause they itch bad but everytime I do I wake up the next morning with more?
I am having a reaction to something causing me to have red itchy bumps all over my body. They are randomly placed. It has been going on for 5-6 months?
Itchy bumps: Lung remaining of unknown etiology (the cause) should be seen by your primary care physician or dermatologist. ...Read more
Moisturize your skin: To start with, bathe with a cream soap, pat your skin dry, immediately add a moisturizer to trap the moisture, take OTC antihistaminic, unless contraindicated, if that doesn't work, see your doctor, good luck ...Read more
See your doctor: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more
I have itchy bumps all over my body but mostly on my butt. No stis and not sexually active. It’s been 3 weeks. No change in soap or detergent.
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