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    An_262000 posted:
    what causes burning and itchy feet? this only happens when I am in bed, and it doesn't happen all the time, I put lotion on my feet all time to relieve them, it only works for about ten minutes. Please help! sleepless nights...thank you
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    slik_kitty responded:
    could be an allergic reaction, but could be something else. talk to your doctor about it.
    Anon_134193 responded:
    It could be a lot of things.

    If your feet are red or maybe a little scaly, I might suspect a fungal infection, which can be fixed with an over the counter cream. If you have diabetes it could be a symptom of high blood sugar, and you should see your doctor about it. It could be an allergic reaction, a reaction to socks your body doesn't like, a reaction to standing too long, or a problem with your shoes. If you are on a new medication you could be having a side effect.

    Talking to your doctor would be good but hopefully this will help you categorize the problem.

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