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The itch is driving me insane.


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#1 SophieBear

Posted 17 December 2012 - 07:02 AM

The tops of my feet and toes are so itchy that I feel like I'm going insane trying not to itch them. It started on Saturday night and has not stopped.

I've used Curerash and moisturizing creams (at different times). Neither helped at all, so I put shoes and socks on so i couldn't itch but I had to take them off because I couldn't think straight while not scratching.

Any tips to calm this itch? I don't know if it's because of swelling or Athletes Foot.

#2 SophieBear

Posted 17 December 2012 - 07:17 AM

Thanks 20%Cooler.

No, I went out with sneakers over the weekend. So definitely not.

I was wearing some wedges on Saturday night which covered the areas that are now itchy. Hubby thinks maybe someone tried it on before me and I have Athletes Foot but it would be underneath too then?

There are no signs they're itchy, a tiny bit red but no bumps so that's what is stumping me.

They're so itchy I'm considering calling in sick to work! I rarely have days off.

#3 HRH Countrymel

Posted 17 December 2012 - 07:22 AM

Can you take an antihistamine?

#4 Pocket79

Posted 18 December 2012 - 02:18 PM

How far along are you OP? If you're in the third trimester an itch can mean cholestasis which is very dangerous. I would suggest going to your doctor if you are relatively far along. Google 'cholestasis' for more info. Hope its just an itch though!




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