Skin Allergy/itching

I am having itching tendency all over the body. predominant region being elbow, ankle area front side, waist,stomach. i am seeing small red sores pimple like growth on elbow. use of moisturizer isn't helping much. the skin is very itchy and resist to scratch almost fails. Any medications preferably ointments/lotion
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Dr. Chethan R S Bangalore | General Physician
Hi, your clinical history suggests that you are suffering from contact dermatitis.
Avoid triggering factors.
Common triggers for contact dermatitis are:
Poison ivy, poison oak, and hair dyes or straighteners.
Nickel, a metal found in jewelry and belt buckles.
Leather (specifically, chemicals used in tanning leather),
Latex rubber.
Citrus fruit, especially the peel.
Fragrances in soaps, shampoos, lotions, perfumes.
Some medications you put on your skin etc.., Kindly consult your Dermatologist....
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