What is Chilblains?

a painful, itching swelling on the skin, typically on a hand or foot, caused by poor circulation in the skin when exposed to cold.

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I get chilblains every winter, which drive me crazy with the stinging at night. My Dr put me on Zanadip a few years back. He told me to watch my...

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Brief Answer:
calcium channel blockers and nitrogesic gel

Detailed Answer:
Hello dear,
Welcome to healthcaremagic.

Chillblains is a condition with...

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I have suffered with what my doctor has said to be chilblains for a few years now but aswell as being itchy my toes go purple, black and red and...

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It is typical for chilblains to occur in cold or in hot conditions. Usually, corticosteroid creams are used to treat such conditions locally,...

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OK, I have been diagnosed with chilblains in 2nd toe to right and the chilblains has tried to set up in other toes, but not to the effect of the...

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Please upload images

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Hello, Madam.

I can certainly understand your concerns.

I can guide you better if you can...

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