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Hives are spreading all over. What can stop this?

Hives are spreading all over. What can stop this?

Hives treatment: If your diagnosis is correct, you can start taking otc Claritin (loratadine) / zyrtec or allergra and seek medical help especially if it does not work. Several skin rashes look like hives and the treatments are different. ...Read more

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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Itching all over body and sweating.?

Itching all over body and sweating.?

Itching and Sweating: The causes of itching and sweating are many. Go to the following web site: http://symptomchecker.Webmd.Com/multiple-symptoms?Symptoms=excessive-sweating%7citching-or-burning&symptomids=228%7c129&locations=66%7c68. ...Read more

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Itching all over for months NO rash or bumps?

Itching all over for months NO rash or bumps?

See a dermatologist: Might never find a cause. Need to look for lymphomas, kidney failure, liver disease, meds, many other things. ...Read more

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Hand itching all over without rash?

Hand itching all over without rash?

Nerve: Most likely a mild degree of neuralgia(nerve pain). Nerve controls sensation-from mild "itching" to severe "pain". ...Read more

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Itch all over body but no rash?

Itch all over body but no rash?

See your doctor: This can be a manifestation of liver disease in some settings, so see your doctor and be checked out; ...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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I have had extreme itching all over my body with no rash at all just scratch marks. I have been taking Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and anti itch cream and doesn't help ?

I have had extreme itching all over my body with no rash at all just scratch marks. I have been taking Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and anti itch cream and doesn't help ?

Pruritis: See your primary care physician for labwork and exam. There are conditions such as liver problems that can cause itching without a rash. Try claritin and zantac (ranitidine) together, if not allergic and no contraindications. See your doctor soon. It must be miserable. Try and stop the itch-scatch cycle by trimming fingernails and wearing socks or gloves at night. ...Read more

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Unexplainable itching all over? My clothes, bedding, hair and body are clean. Tablets help but if stopped, itching returns. Itching creates red area.


Unexplainable itching all over? My clothes, bedding, hair and body are clean. Tablets help but if stopped, itching returns. Itching creates red area.

Dry Skin: Generalized itching without primary skin rash most commonly caused by dry skin. Most severe during the winter months and in older people, characterized by itching in areas of dry, scaly skin. Lab work can check if there is an underlying cause: CBC/diff, liver/renal function tests, and thyroid workup. Treat with daily moisturzation and better skin hygiene. Non-sedating antihistamines for itch. ...Read more

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Please help! itching all over with little welts?

Hives: Are you taking any medications? Do you have any signs of infection-sore throat, urinary problems, cough? Do you eat foods such as strawberries, peanuts, chocolate or other foods that cause you to itch? Were you exposed to any envoronmental allergies- mold, dust, trees etc? You can take antihistamine. If it perssits see md for history, blood tests, and treatment. ...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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Itchy all over body but no rashes what's going on?

Itchy all over body but no rashes what's going on?

Dry skin?: Dryness can cause itching without rash especially in the winter. Avoid really hot showers and use a good moisturizer. ...Read more

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I have an irritating and constant itching all over body, no rash, help?

I have an irritating and constant itching all over body, no rash, help?

Dry Skin: Generalized itching without primary skin rash most commonly caused by dry skin. Most severe during the winter months and in older people, characterized by itching in areas of dry, scaly skin. Lab work can check if there is an underlying cause: CBC/diff, liver/renal function tests, and thyroid workup. Treat with daily moisturzation and better skin hygiene. Non-sedating antihistamines for itch. ...Read more

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I am itching all over my hands and legs and sometimes all over no irritation or rash on the skin ?

I am itching all over my hands and legs and sometimes all over no irritation or rash on the skin ?

It is irritation: Irritation is usually the reason we itch. Were you doing something when this started, does it happen after you start something, it could be caused by your detergent and many other reasons. There is not enough information in your question to reach a proper conclusion. Please consult your primary care physician or dermatologist to make sure there are no pertinent underlying causes. ...Read more

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All over body itchyness. Some bumps but not redish?

All over body itchyness. Some bumps but not redish?

Itching is a problem: The most common reason for general itching is dry skin, especially in the winter. If the non-red bumps are on the upper outer arms, this could be keratosis pilaris. If generalized itching is persistent or worsening without dry skin, then see your physician for a thorough evaluation as some liver and kidney issues are possibilities. ...Read more

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30 weeks pregnant. Miserable itching rash that has spread all over body and face. Has tried benadryl, (diphenhydramine) atarax and multiple creams unsuccessfully?

PUPPP: You may have puppp - pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy, a benign but itchy problem that resolves at delivery. But there are many causes of itchy rashes. If miserable see your primary care provider, midwife, OB or dermatologist. A picture is worth a 1000 words. They may know it & what is best to do when they see it. ...Read more

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I am experiencing severe skin rash bumps all over my stomach but it started all over buttocks. What can I give her over the counter to relieve itch

I am experiencing  severe skin rash bumps all over my stomach but it started all over buttocks. What can I give her over the counter to relieve itch

Allergic Reaction?: Hi, Thank you for your question. Sounds like you may be having an allergic reaction to something. Any new detergents? Anyone else with a similar reaction? I would like to ask you more questions regarding this symptom. Dr. M ...Read more

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Lil bumps that burn and itch all over body.

Lil bumps that burn and itch all over body.

See a doctor: It could be a contact dermatitis, an allergic reaction, an infection...... Doctor would need to examine diagnosise you to determine the diagnosis. ...Read more

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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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Help- i've been bitten and itching all over body. What should I do?

By what?: It is hard to answer your question if you don't say what bit you? Do you mean you were bitten by bugs? You can apply calamine lotion and take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) to help you with the itch? But finding the cause of your problem is the key. ...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

Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Itch (Definition)

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


Itchy Skin (Definition)

Often pertains to skin that is dry and ...Read more