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I suffer itchy rush i breast arms and legs

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Dr. Olgeta Xhufka

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Posted on Tue, 18 Dec 2018 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: I suffer itchy rush i breast arms and legs
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I suffer itchy rush i breast arms and legs
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Answered by Dr. Olgeta Xhufka 2 hours later
Brief Answer:
Pityriasis lichenoidea varioliformis.

Detailed Answer:
Hello dear,
Welcome to Ask a doctor service.
I read your query and here is my advice

I see the photo you attached and it looks like Pityriasis Lichenoidea Varioliformis acute.
A skin condition with unknown origin that resembles the Variola rash.
No specific treatment is needed .
Sunlight exposure is recommended.
Some people may benefit from sunlight exposed.
Use Cetirizine for itching. It may need 3-4 weeks to fade.

Hope I have answered the question .
Let me know if I can assist you further.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Vaishalee Punj
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Answered by Dr. Olgeta Xhufka 0 minute later
Brief Answer:
Pityriasis lichenoidea varioliformis.

Detailed Answer:
Hello dear,
Welcome to Ask a doctor service.
I read your query and here is my advice

I see the photo you attached and it looks like Pityriasis Lichenoidea Varioliformis acute.
A skin condition with unknown origin that resembles the Variola rash.
No specific treatment is needed .
Sunlight exposure is recommended.
Some people may benefit from sunlight exposed.
Use Cetirizine for itching. It may need 3-4 weeks to fade.

Hope I have answered the question .
Let me know if I can assist you further.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Vaishalee Punj
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Follow up: Dr. Olgeta Xhufka 10 hours later
Can you prescribe medicine?
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Follow up: Dr. Olgeta Xhufka 0 minute later
Can you prescribe medicine?
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Answered by Dr. Olgeta Xhufka 7 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Use cetrizine (zyrtec) and menthol talk.

Detailed Answer:
Hello again dear. Thank you for asking again.
You can use cetrizine 20 mg before sleep and one in morning for five days.
Also can apply menthol talk over the rash. Applying calamine lotion over rash is also good idea.
Let me know if I can assist you further.
Best regards.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Prasad
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Answered by Dr. Olgeta Xhufka 0 minute later
Brief Answer:
Use cetrizine (zyrtec) and menthol talk.

Detailed Answer:
Hello again dear. Thank you for asking again.
You can use cetrizine 20 mg before sleep and one in morning for five days.
Also can apply menthol talk over the rash. Applying calamine lotion over rash is also good idea.
Let me know if I can assist you further.
Best regards.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Prasad
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Follow up: Dr. Olgeta Xhufka 10 hours later
Bought medicine (10 mg) but box instructions say not to take more than 1 capsule daily. Should I go above the recommended?
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Follow up: Dr. Olgeta Xhufka 0 minute later
Bought medicine (10 mg) but box instructions say not to take more than 1 capsule daily. Should I go above the recommended?
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Answered by Dr. Olgeta Xhufka 7 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Take one daily.

Detailed Answer:
Hello, again dear.
You can take one cetirizine 10 mg before bad once daily preferably before bed.
Best regards.

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Answered by Dr. Olgeta Xhufka 0 minute later
Brief Answer:
Take one daily.

Detailed Answer:
Hello, again dear.
You can take one cetirizine 10 mg before bad once daily preferably before bed.
Best regards.

Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Kampana
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