Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
141 Doctors are Online

Itching, whole body - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Skin Rash
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2009
Answered : 351 Questions
User :   I am filling itching due to acidity any home based solution
Doctor :   Hi,
Doctor :  
User :   hy sir
User :   I am filling very itching
Doctor :   May i know where is the itching ?
User :   it's on whole body buttuck hands head every where
Doctor :   Since when is the problem ?
User :   last morning
Doctor :   ok, i can suggest you some home remedies
User :   yes sir please
Doctor :   apply lemon juice with coconut oil to the affected areas
User :   means I should mix lemon juice and coconut oil
Doctor :   yes, equal quantity
Doctor :   the cocnut oil will soften the skin and lessen the irritation
Doctor :   where as the lime juice will act as counter to the itching
User :   actually sorry to ask but do you think this is due to acidity
Doctor :   no, i do not consider the acidity being the cause here
Doctor :   could be a food allergy or even a insect bite
User :   will coconut hair oil be better
User :   I have that one only
Doctor :   yes, that is fine
User :   sorry sir I have seen in refrigerator but their is no lemon what to do
Doctor :   do you have cider vinegar in home ?
User :   no not that also any other
Doctor :   Do you have VICKS vapor rub ?
User :   yes i have it
Doctor :   Good , apply it first over the affected area only little after some time apply the coconut oil
User :   ok i will do it and let you know
Doctor :   And if you have honey and cinnamon
Doctor :   Mix equal amounts of honey and cinnamon powder and make fine paste and apply
User :   sir what is cinnamon
Doctor :   Cinnamon is the spice , bark used in foods
Doctor :   You can try Vicks and coconut oil combination for good results
Doctor :   Are you there ?
User :   yes I am just putting vicks and oil
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Is it helping ?
User :   ya itching has low down little
User :   yes i finished applying
Doctor :   good
Doctor :   apply wit lemon juice neat it will really help
User :   sir any medicine should I buy today
Doctor :   Tab CPM 5mg one in night will relieve from itching
User :   should I first remove the juice from lemon and then apply it or should I do it directly
Doctor :   yes,
Doctor :   you have to remove the juice and mix with oil
User :   ok ok I got you
User :   and what about head it will be ok na if I will apply it on head
Doctor :   yes, no problem
User :   ok thak-you doctor nice to speak with you
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me
Doctor :   Bye for now
Doctor :   take care
User :   thank-you doctor
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor