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dr abid, Doctor (other than dermatologist)
Category: Dermatology
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I suffer from extremely itchy legs most days, there is

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I suffer from extremely itchy legs most days, there is nothing obvious to see no rashes, hives redness etc. I am demented with this. My GP prescribed anti histamine a which now don't seem to work. Chinese acupuncture has worked but only short term.
Submitted: 18 days ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  dr abid replied 18 days ago.

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Expert:  dr abid replied 18 days ago.

Extremely itchy legs , not responding to Anti Histamine , without any redness , rash is highly suggestive of Scabies .

Most likely you may have Scabies .

It would be ideal for you , to have Permethrin cream , this is a topical cream that contains chemicals that kill scabies mites and their eggs which will manage your issue .

Apply it while going to bed , below neck in whole body and take bath early morning , repeat this for three consecutive days you will be cured .

Good luck .

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