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How to treat my inflamed poison ivy! My entire body is covered in a warm raised rash! It's painful and itchy and I can't sleep without waking to itch?

Need medications. Should see your doc. For such a large area you are likely to need oral prescription meds to treat your discomfort. Read more...
Get seen. A short course of systemic glucocorticoids is appropriate in this situation, and no home remedy will be very useful. Topical hydrocortisone creame is an option if you can't get seen. Read more...
See a dermatologist. Are you sure it is a reaction to ivy? Begin with a good diagnosis. How long have you had this? If it is actually "poison" ivy, what was the nature of your contact and when? This is an allergic reaction to contact with the oil from the plant. It is not contagious and does not spread. For extensive reactions, use prescription prednisone 50mg. One pill in AM every other day for 3 or 4 doses. Read more...

Red raised rash is spreading out on legs. Itchy. This is the second week. Why?

Allergy. You may have an allergic reaction to something. Possible exposure to an irritant. Try Hydrocortisone cream twice dailiy over-the-counter. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) at night may be taken for itching. Avoid hot water, soaps that can make it worse. Read more...

Iv got a red itchy raised rash on my upper inner arms close to my arm pits and it feels like it is burning. What could it be?

Cheek rash. Need to find the cause of the rash & treat that. Dermatologist can help identify the type & the irritants causing it, or any illnesses associated with it. Read more...

IMG_5098.jpeg I don't know if you can see this image but I have a dark red/purple, non itchy, non raised rash on my upper thigh. No pain, what is it?

I am unable. to see it in Healthtap. You may want to try the prime site or have your doctor evaluate it. Most rashes and skin lesions are better diagnosed in person. Read more...
Can't see it! It is not possible to upload images here, and since you don't say how long you have had it or enough history otherwise, guessing is pretty worthless. On Healthtap Prime you can upload a picture and consult with a doctor, if you wish. Otherwise get checked out in person with your doc. Read more...

At the top of my bum crack I get/have an EXTREMELY itchy, circular, raised, rash with white spots. Have had it at least 6 times in 2 years, in the EXACT SAME SPOT!?

Rash- need addle inf. There isn't enough information here. It could be a recurrent dermatitis (possibly seborrheic), fungal, or viral. How long does the rash last? Is there any pain, burning or itching? Read more...
Pilonidal cyst. This could be pilonidal cyst have a surgeon or wound care specialist take a look. They can either remove this or locally treat for infection and or inflammation. Have this checked. Read more...
Localized psoriasis. Some possibilites include mild psoriasis, irritation or mild yeast (candida) infection. Read more...