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Please help, I have itching down there, at night for days

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Please help, I have itching down there, at night for days now and it's causing concern.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Anil replied 1 month ago.

Hello and thanks for trusting me to help you. I am a board certified consultant with over 30 years of experience.
Please provide more information regarding your question so I can help you in detail.

Associated rash,blisters,redness on skin?

Is itching worst at night?

Do you have any medical history?

Are you taking any medications?

Dry skin?


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Customer: replied 1 month ago.
itching is worst at night, keeps me awake.
I'm taking bc pill at the moment.Medical history of dry skin? NoThanks
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
No rashes redness or blisters visible on skin
Expert:  Dr. Anil replied 1 month ago.

Sorry for late reply and inconvenience.

Thanks for all these additional information.
I understand your concern.

Well as you describe,possible causes may include Scabies,Eczema.

You should take OTC Zyrtec and Motrin.

Also do cool water bath and apply 1% hydrocortisone cream.

Wear loose fitted cotton clothes.

Avoid any cosmetic.

Hydrate yourself with plenty of fluids.

Eat a bland diet and avoid spicy,fried,fat rich food.

You should take a multi-vitamin supplement.

Change your bed sheets,clothes,towels,etc and wash them in disinfectant.

Avoid sharing anything with others.

It can be contagious.
So see your doctor or dermatologist for further evaluation and management.

Let me know if you have any further query so we can discuss it thoroughly in every aspect.
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