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Irritation in the armpit due to perfume usage - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Practicing since : 2004
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Hi
Doctor :   r u thr?
User :   from a month now is am having this irritation under my arm pit..and feels very itches what to do please suggest
Doctor :   both armpits?
User :   Yup both..
Doctor :   Any colour change?
User :   Yes
Doctor :   How old are you?
User :   It use to be very fair its turned black..
Doctor :   what work do you do?
Doctor :   ok
User :   I am 28years now..
User :   I work in a funiture manf unit..
Doctor :   From what you have told me - it seems to be a fungal infection
User :   okay
Doctor :   are you currently using any medication?
User :   I changed my perfume..and it all started from there..
User :   Nop..
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   is it an anti sweating perfume?
User :   Anything serious?
User :   Dont know..
Doctor :   Do you have nay itching/ if you put the perfume on your hands
User :   No..
Doctor :   there is one more possibility- that has to be ruled out- and that is an allergy to the perfume
Doctor :   so stop using this perfume right away- wait for a couple of days-
Doctor :   you can take one tablet avil-25 at night for the itching
User :   Okay..
Doctor :   Get back to me in 3-4 days time and if the itching has not stopped
Doctor :   I will suggest what you can do further
User :   What is an alternative for perfume?
Doctor :   use the perfume,e on your shirt- instead of the armpit
User :   How many days do i take this tablet?
Doctor :   3 days at night only
User :   Due to the weather..i sweat a lot..and that bring bad breath..
User :   There is another problem as well..
Doctor :   We have long queue of patients waiting for our service. Please restrict your query to one health problem. Do log in again after a few hours to clarify other medical doubts.
Doctor :   Is there anything else I can clarify about your first problem?
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now.
User :   u there?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   Please login again for other queries
Doctor :   hi
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