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Treatment for Urticaria - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   HI
Doctor :   Hi
User :   Good evening
User :   I wanted to know about urticaria
Doctor :   Good evening
User :   I am suffering from it
User :   and I had a increased eosoniphil count in my blood
User :   can you please suggest me some solution
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   This is completely allergic reaction
Doctor :   ARe you allergic any thing
Doctor :   dust, metal, food
User :   dont know
User :   I had same problem in 2005 winters
User :   and n again
User :   at that time it had gone after about a month or 2
Doctor :   Does it last for week
User :   with allopathy and homeo medicines
User :   it is there for more than a month now
Doctor :   ok
User :   As long as I am taking anti allergic like cetzine..levotrig...atarax .. it is under control
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   chronic hives may be related to an underlying autoimmune disorder, such as thyroid disease or lupus.
Doctor :   Chronic
Doctor :   So get the TSH, Anti-TPO antobodes, ANA, RF
User :   what would you suggest me
Doctor :   These are tests
User :   ok..
Doctor :   But regarding treatment only symptomatic
Doctor :   antihistamines
Doctor :   calamine local application
User :   which antihistamine can be taken... are cetzine.. levotrig.. atarax antihistamines
Doctor :   cetzine.levotrig do not cause sleepiness
User :   can i wait for one more mnth before getting the tests done?
Doctor :   You can get them done any time
Doctor :   I am looking whether there is treatable condition
Doctor :   mist of the time it is autoimmune process
Doctor :   many times there are no reasons
User :   what could be other symptoms
Doctor :   People can get swelling in throiat
Doctor :   swollen toungue,
Doctor :   you may have swallowing difficulty, breathing difficulty
User :   hmm
User :   I have noticed it has relaton with cold
Doctor :   In those scenarios , you need steroid medicines
Doctor :   In that case keep your body worm
Doctor :  
if you know any aggravating factors , like stress, heat, cold , any food avoid
User :   ok Doc
User :   thanx
User :   will try to know more on this agin
Doctor :   THank you for consulting
Doctor :   Bye
User :   bye
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