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Went off antihist's for few days. Had mild hives, flushing one day; had only taken tylenol (acetaminophen) and not allergic to foods. Were hives, flush serious sign?

Went off antihist's for few days. Had mild hives, flushing one day; had only taken tylenol (acetaminophen) and not allergic to foods. Were hives, flush serious sign?

No: Why taking antihistamine? Which one? Hives for over 6 weeks is considered "chronic urticaria" which is usually not allergy. See a dermatologist for persistent symptoms. ...Read more

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Flushing (Definition)

Flushing is a clinical finding in which blood rushes to an area of skin ...Read more


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Can a lupus rash be so mild it looks like blush or a light sun burn or like "flushed"?

Can a lupus rash be so mild it looks like blush or a light sun burn or like "flushed"?

Lupus rash: Can resemble sunburn, but if that's the only finding, it is much more likely to be sunburn than lupus. Any knee or ankle swelling, any shortness of breath, weight loss or hair loss? ...Read more

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Hi I have been experiencing nausea, stomach cramps (mild) tired and hot and cold flushes. Bowels are fine, I just generally feel unwell. Stacy?

Hi I have been experiencing nausea, stomach cramps (mild) tired and hot and cold flushes. Bowels are fine, I just generally feel unwell.
Stacy?

Not sure: but you need to keep hydrated with some Powerade, or Gatorade, or Pedialyte, or whatever it is called in Spain. These are liquids with electrolytes usually for athletes like Paco Alcacer on the field. If symptoms don't get better on their own after 1-2 more days, you probably have bacterial infection and will need to see a doctor to get properly diagnosed and treated. Good luck. ...Read more

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Mild headache past few days. No fever. No other symptoms. Just tired. Doc says maybe viral? Could it be that or stress/anxiety? Head also flushed

Mild headache past few days. No fever. No other symptoms. Just tired. Doc says maybe viral? Could it be that or stress/anxiety? Head also flushed

Headache: The causes of headaches are incredibly numerous, and in the absence of a full description, and no other symptoms it is difficult if not impossible to say what this is due to, but stress and anxiety are certainly on the list. Hope you feel better soon. ...Read more