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

Recurrent itching in hands followed by legs. Take proper precautions. Cause?

Hi, I have itchy hands on mondays and tuesdays, most wednesdays im fine, thursdays it starts a litlle itchiness and by friday i nay get itchy legs that could just stay one day or during the weekend. Ive tried everything. I stay away from the sun, i dont eat chocolates, acid fruits, nuts . I dont get hives or scars, sometimes i notice a patch of redness in my skn and then it starts itching. If im not itchy and i wear a wool sweater, i will react to it. I had been like this since may last year. Please help me.
Asked On : Wed, 30 Jan 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  26
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Emergency Medicine Specialist 's  Response
Hi Roximpellizeri,
Thanks for writing your query.

After reading your post, it seems that you are allergic to some clothings like woolen clothes.
Try to change the brand or material of your clothing.

Also get yourself investigated for Absolute Eosinophil Count.

You can take antihistaminic like Fenofexadine 180 mg once a day to cure the allergic reaction.
You can apply locally on scar, some skin cream containing steroid like betamethasone for quick relief from itching.

If your problem persists, get yourself examined by a dermatologist.
I hope this is helpful to you.
Answered: Wed, 30 Jan 2013
I find this answer helpful
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