Several thoughts. May be a contact dermatitis including poison ivy or psoriasis (use otc hydrocortisone), fungal 'ring worm' or candidiasis (otc clomitrazole), folliculitis (may require rx antibiotics), or several other.. What have you tried ? Is anything helping ? Is it worsening rapidly (see your Dr). If nothing helps, please see your Dr..
Itchy spots on legs. Could they be insect bites? .
I have red itchy spots on my legs that started out on one leg a one spot on thursday that has traveled up both legs.
Itchy spots. Insect bites are a possibility(chiggers, bed bugs). Another is an allergic reaction to something that has come in contact with your legs but not the rest of your body. Have you walked near poison ivy or poison oak? Observe for any clues and you could take an antihistamine like benadryl(causes drowsiness) or claritin which is non drowsy. See your physician or a dermatologist as needed. Read more...
I have been getting red itchy spots on my arms and legs that look like mosquito bites. They come for like a day and go then pop up in other spots. I was thinking it is a side effect of my medicine but its been going on for about 2 months now. I thought it
See a doctor. Without being able to see and examine these it is impossible to say what they are. May be a reaction, allergic or otherwise, but you do not say what meds you are taking. Go and get this looked at. Read more...