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Suggest treatment for a rash on the leg

Dr. I have a rash on my leg it has turned black and I keep scratching and reddish bumps are appearing all over my body where I scratch. They were on my elbow, stomach and now both legs but only one has the black spot. I m just concerned please tell me what it sounds like to you.
Mon, 8 Aug 2016
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There are many causes of such symptoms. Consult a dermatologist of your area for specialist diagnosis and treatment.
Advice
1. Tablet levecetirizine 5 mg - one tablet once daily when itching is unbearble. otherwise avoid it
2. Do not scratch too much as it will cause bleeding, blackening and infection
3. Apply calamine lotion in your body. it will provided relief from itching
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Suggest treatment for a rash on the leg

There are many causes of such symptoms. Consult a dermatologist of your area for specialist diagnosis and treatment. Advice 1. Tablet levecetirizine 5 mg - one tablet once daily when itching is unbearble. otherwise avoid it 2. Do not scratch too much as it will cause bleeding, blackening and infection 3. Apply calamine lotion in your body. it will provided relief from itching Thanks