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did you have anything to eat or drink recently
I have been drinking some water here and there .. and had a bit to eat
what did you have prior to that?
water, and lunch . but no breakfast
well, usually flushing like this is from stress, a histamine release from food or alcohol or another substance
I am hypothyroid and also breastfeed
You can take some oral benadryl
this will make it go away
it is safe with BF
how long does it usually last?
my ears feel like they are on fire.. well mainly the left one .. my cheeks as well.. highly annoying =-)
if you take the benadryl about 15 more minutes
if you don't, may be a few more hours
thought blood pressure... althought I never have bp issues.. but my bp is 113/78
i haven't eaten anything unusual for a reaction... does this just happen randomly?
that blood pressure is perfect
you also may be a little stressed out
sometime fish can cause this, but sometimes this is stress, as I said.
this is not a harbinger of something seroius
i wondered if it could be associated with my thyroid issue...
no, not unless you are hyperthyroid, and you would have other symptoms- fast heart rate
i am hypo
that is what I am saying
you woudl not have it since you are hypo
besides benedryl is there anything else i can do
the heat sensation was so intense , it was confusing...
but thank you for your response..
glad to know it isn't something crazy... thought early menopause hahah
ha ha not yet
try the benadryl or claritin
You will feel better
I hope that I provided you with excellent service? :-)?
yes thank you
hv a great evening