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I am getting heat boils and these are itchy

hi sir i am shashank i am 18 years old.i dont no why but i have so much of heat inbody because of it i am getting heat boils on my face and some part of my neck and back of body for the past 3 to 4 years.and now they are also occuring on my head but only some.due to it i am getting itching sometimes that i cant bear it.i had also gone to the doctor he has also told that i have more heat and gave medicines but they are not working effectively and it s price is also so i request you to suggest some methods to prevent them.
Asked On : Mon, 13 Jun 2011
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi,Shashank,thanks for query.Boils in summer are very common.They occur due to high humidity,excessive perspiration etc.Please avoid too tight clothes,wear cotton clothes only,take bath at least 2 times in a day,avoid very hot areas and drink plenty of liquids.You have take a course of antibiotics once they get infected.bye.
Answered: Mon, 13 Jun 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. P. Mahesh's  Response
Hi shashank,
Welcome to HCM.
These skin eruptions are infection caused by bacteria. When you scratch one of the boils and touch other part of skin, it will spread to that area. You need to consult a dermatologist and get antibiotic treatment to kill all those bacteria otherwise they will keep on recurring from one place to the other.
Moreover these mainly affect the sweat gland blocking the sweat gland ducts opening on the surface of the skin. Take bath twice a day, washing your body well with soap and warm water, and use talcum powder to keep your body dry. You may use Detol Soap or add a little bit of detol or Savlon solution to your bathing water to get antiseptic cleansing.
Answered: Mon, 13 Jun 2011
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Ayurveda Specialist Dr. Rajesh Lakhanpaul's  Response
Hi shashank
The way you are narrating the element of heat in your body in Ayurveda we regard it to be vitiated pit, The infectious boils can be the result of this imbalance. We generally use blood purifiers to get rid of such problems. Tab. Allerin and gandhak rasayan will cure your boils. To counter effect of heat have aamla.
Answered: Mon, 4 Jul 2011
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