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    Itchy Red Bumps!
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    Kori_1987 posted:
    Have these itching red bumps. Started off only on my hands. Hands were swollen, palms were inflamed and red with bumps. Moved to my forearms after that. Goes away after about half hour of taking benedryl. Comes back when the benedryl wears off. When it came back it was on my legs, hips, thighs and back but not my hands. Took benedryl and it went away only to come back again this morning on my hands and feet. I have not changed any of my household products and have not eaten anything outside of the norm. Any advice would be appreciated!
     
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    editor_morgan responded:
    Hi Kori_1987,

    Please check out WebMD's symptom checker , where you can enter in your symptoms and find out what could be causing them.

    It definitely sounds like you are having an allergic reaction of some type to something since the Benedryl seems to be working at least temporarily. However, I highly suggest that you consult a doctor. You shouldn't have to live with discomfort and you deserve to have this treated.

    In the meantime, here is a list of common adult skin problems. It includes pictures so you might be able to find what is appearing on your skin.

    Please be sure to come back and update us ((hugs)).


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