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

Chronic urticaria. Treatment?

Hello doctor, I am from Bangalore and is suffering from chronic urticaria . I am consulting Dr.Smitha Warriar of Fortis Hospital. She has asked me to take your opinion on this matter as I am not able to come down to mumbai for your consultation so she suggested me to take online consultation with you as you are the expert in this field. I am having this problem from last 4-5 yrs but every time I take medicine it supresses the symptom but again the problem persists after sometime. I have been on several medicines but it didn t work. please help me how to overcome this problem. My Ige level was 2000 3 months back.
Asked On : Thu, 10 May 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  415
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Dermatologist 's  Response
hi chronic idiopathic urticaria .is very tough to treat.usally all routine investigations should be done ,special investigations like thyroid profile.rheumatic factor,stool examination and patch tests to determine the cause of urticaria.u should treat it with atarax 25 mg at night,allegra 180 mg in the morning,application of calamine lotion,deworming agent ,pantop40 mg before breakfast and use of predinisolone tablet thrice daily tapered to once daily.and avoid the allergens indicated by patch tests
Answered: Mon, 4 Nov 2013
I find this answer helpful

1 Doctor agrees with this answer

Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© 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