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Why do I have itchy feet at night?

Why do I have itchy feet at night?

Night increases itch: Everything that itches, itches worse at night. That's because you have your mind on more important things during the day; at night, with nothing important to think about, your attention turns to whatever is itching. There are tons of causes of itching, most of which are not serious, but if it's bothersome, you should see a dermatologist and get it sorted out. ...Read more

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What causes itchy feet at night?

What causes itchy feet at night?

Neuropathy: Is a common cause of itching in bed. Some causes of neuropathy are conditions that affect back, diabetes and vitamin b anemia. Fungus and or other type of dermatitis is possible. Is there any visible scaling, peeling or cracking of skin? ...Read more

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Really sever itchy feet at night, can't sleep , is there anything I can do ?

Yes!: Often isolated itchiness can be from dry skin. Try coating in gasoline or aquaphor before bedtime. Avoid lotion as it may dry out further. If no dryness then you would need to have your doctor check you out to figure out the cause. ...Read more

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I get really itchy feet at night, there is no rash. It's fine during the day. I can't got 5 seconds with having to scratching my feet. Help me please?

Itchy feet: Sorry you have to go thru that :-( you might be suffering from tinea pedis or.....Athletes foot. This is a very common condition that can cause all sorts of discomfort. Check your feet and see if they are peeling or cracked, even between the toes. A mild topical anti fungal may help or topical steroid cream. If the condition continues ask for a podiatry referral. ...Read more

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I'm 6 weeks pregnant and I get extremely itchy feet at night. What could be causing this?

I'm 6 weeks pregnant and I get extremely itchy feet at night. What could be causing this?

Itchy feet: Not a known side effect of pregnancy. It is likely related to some other cause. If there is any redness or swelling see your doctor. Otherwise treat the symptom with Aveeno (oatmeal) soaks and a moisturizer such as Cetaphil. All the best. ...Read more

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Have horrid burning itchy feet at night. No gout, no neuropathy, no athletes foot. Right foot is worse. Tried epsom, lamisil, (terbinafine) no relief. Dr to see?

Have horrid  burning itchy feet at night. No gout, no neuropathy, no athletes foot. Right foot is worse. Tried epsom, lamisil, (terbinafine) no relief. Dr to see?

I'm partial : To podiatry. I vote for podiatrist. I would love to find out what finally helps you or what your diagnosis ends up being if there is a way for you to keep us informed. Good luck. ...Read more

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Itchy feet and legs at night what is this?

Itchy feet and legs at night what is this?

Neuropathy: If absence of any visible skin reactions or abnormalities, some form of neuropathy is often involved. See physician. ...Read more

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I'm sitting here with a friend and she mentioned that, at night, her feet always turn red and feel hot, sometimes itchy. She is a 26 y/o female.

I'm sitting here with a friend and she mentioned that, at night, her feet always turn red and feel hot, sometimes itchy. She is a 26 y/o female.

It is possible that: There is a nerve impingement secondary to the position she may keep at night such as laying down. It may be prudent to have an emg/ncv but i would suggest having the test performed while she is in the same position that causes the problem. ...Read more

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