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I was diagnosed with Pityriasis Rosea and it is SEVERELY ITCHY!!! Is that normal? How can I reduce itchiness and how long does this last?

Pityriasis Rosea. This usually resolves by itself in 4-6 weeks. ver the counter steroids can help with the itching. Read more...
Variable. Only about the people get itching. It can last a few weeks. If it is troublesome your doctor could prescribe a steroid ointment or you could use one of the over the counter ones. You may consult this site for info: http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/tc/pityriasis-rosea-topic-overview#2. Read more...

How long did the symptoms of pityriasis rosea, like headaches, nausea and weakness last?

Pityriasis rosea PR. Infection presumed viral/viral like particle w/either no presenting symptoms or w ha/malaise/sore throat followed days-wks later by crops of salmon colored patches in a 'christmas tree pattern' on the back and spreading out to the body. Most cases clear in 4-6 wks but some can persist several months. Many things mimic it (2ndary syphilis, acute hiv, psoriasis, tinea, eczema) if persists see a doc. Read more...
Hmmm. Pityriasis rosea is not associated with any of those symptoms. It is simply a rash that appears (we don't know why) and is occasionally a little itchy and resolves itself within 4-8 weeks usually. The other symptoms must be coming from some other condition. Read more...

Been diagnosed with pityriasis rosea how long do symtoms last? I also have a bumpy hard rash on legs that doesn't itch what could this be?

See below. Pityriasis rosea is a self-limiting rash that may last up to 6 weeks. As far as the rash on your legs are concerned it is impossible to diagnose rashes online as there are myriad causes. May want to seek out your doc again for advice. Best wishes. Read more...