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Scarlet Fever?: Fever? Tonsillitis can be from Group A Strep bacteria, which if severe can cause a rash (usually not itchy though), in association with high fever and must be treated with antibiotics. See a doctor as soon as possible. IF NO FEVER, you may have Fifth Disease -- a benign rash from a virus which also causes your tonsillitis. If you are on medications, could be allergy. Lots of causes, see Dr. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Not enough info: You should be worried if you have any difficulty breathing, nausea, vomiting and belly pain after an allergic reaction to Amoxicillin since it's the indication of an ongoing anaphylaxis reaction and can be life threatening. If it's not the case or the rashes occurr way after you got the Amoxicillin rashes, it is something else. Should check with your doctor. Need to see it to know what it is. ...Read more
Folliculitis: Folliculitis is often seen in otherwise healthy people, it's easily curable in most cases and frequently clears on its own without treatment, though it may require ongoing maintenance therapy. Antibacterial washes such as benzoyl peroxide are often used to treat folliculitis, and resistant cases may need antibiotic pills to clear the skin. ...Read more
Arm pit rash: The most common cause of an arm pit rash with itching is fungus build-up, usually induced by excess sweat. Treatment is usually with an otc fungal cream like Clotrimazole 1%. Other possible causes include sensitivity to deodorants or an inflammatory condition of the sweat glands in the arm pit. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
No waxing or shaving: Tretinoin (retin-a) cream can help decrease skin plugging or hyperkaratosis. Topical tretinoin cream may thin out the epidermis, reduce the buildup of dead skin cells, and decrease hair embedding into the follicies. Topical corticosteroid creams with a mild strength can be applied to reduce inflammation of inflamed ingrown hairs. ...Read more
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Keep cooler: Heat rash usually resolves in a few days unless you continue to sweat too much. So dress in cooler clothes or remove a layer of clothes, blankets, etc. Try not to use any topical creams or ointments that can also hold in heat. Keep cooler and the rash should go away on its own. Cool water will feel good on the rash. Solarcaine gel would help with comfort also. ...Read more
I normally experience skin rash red itchy bumps in armpits. Recently have appeared under breast. In groin area itchy, red bumpy, flaking rash appeared?
Very oily skin no matter how much washed. Painful itchy skin. Rash on back face neck scalp. Skin hurts. New soap. Reaction maybe?
Rash: The rash you are likely getting is usually a yeast infection similar to jock itch and athlete's foot. Nystatin powder will help. Once it resolves you can also use a small amount of antiperspirant under the breasts each day to keep the area dry. Find one that doesn't irritate your skin ...Read more
What's the best way to treat/get rid of heat rash (aka sweat rash) or prickly heat? How long does it usually last?
Heat rash: Keep the skin cool and should improve over a few days ...Read more
Have had a rash below my breasts now for 4 years its not itchy etc but brown red not a sweat rash is this normal ?
How long does daktatort cream to start healing fungal sweat rash? I have been using it for 2 days and doesn't seen to b making it any beter yet!
Awhile: Fungal rashes grow slow and clear slowly. Therefore it could take a few days to a week to work. ...Read more
I have started working out regularly for four weeks and have a sore rash under my breasts and between. Could it be a sweat rash?
I got a sweat rash behind my knee a year ago. It disappeared a long time ago but it's coming back again since the weather's getting warmer. Normal?
Eczema behind knees: Most of the time eczema gets worse when it is cold outside due to dryness of air both inside and outside. However in some people eczema flares in the spring and summer when humidity goes up. In this case keeping the area cool and using a fragrance-free moisturizing cream may help relieve the symptoms and improve rash. If not, please see your dermatologist. ...Read more
How do I treat a sweat rash behind my ears? I ski everyday, rash caused by wearing face mask daily. It is bumpy and a little itchy and a bit hot.
Rash: Clean and moisturize with hypoallergenic lotions and soaps. Wash or clean the part of face mask touching your face. You can try otc topical Hydrocortisone cream or anti-itch creams (not for open sores). If it persists u should have a doctor see it to consider treating for something other than just "irritation dermatitis.". ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
Take antihistamine.: Sweating can cause an allergic reaction in some people and they can get rash. If you get the rest every time you sweat then take an antihistamine before you start any activity that causes sweating. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) works faster and works for about 6 hours but causes drowsiness. Claritin or Allegra does not cause drowsiness. They work for 24 hours but you need to give them about 2 hours to start working. ...Read more
Good morning sir/madam,i was suffering for over sweat and it will produce itching,rashes and bad smell.please give solution/ medicine ?
Unclear: I'm not sure what you are asking. Will you please resubmit the question with more information. ...Read more