Rashes with severe itch
Hi...from the last two months suffering from rashes on body with severe itching..consulted a dermatologist,suggested Cetgel tablets.while using tablets releaf is there but again coming if stop having those. These days itching and rashes attacking on face and head also...some times lips swelling happening..could you any one let me know why these ,and what to do for these...
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Urticaria happens when your skin abnormally reacts to certain allergens giving rise to rash. These allergens can be present in your environment or in your blood. Many times its difficult to pin point exact allergen. As such there is no "cure" for urticaria. Medicines like Cetgel and in severe cases steroids for short term help to "control" this allergy. For best results a continuous treatment may be necessary.. avoid taking medicines on sos basis. However if these medicines are not effective then advanced medicines like biologicals, cyclosporine etc help achieve long term control. Also autologous serum therapy may be tried. Talk to your dermatologist about these treatments, whether they will be suitable in your case.
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