" ask: What treatment exists for itching associated with polycythemia vera? I ...having ongoing problems with painful itching. My hematacrit and hemoglobin are ...mg ASA per day. What about fish o "
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Itch (Latin: pruritus) is a Wikt:sensation that causes the desire or reflex to scratch. Itch has resisted many attempts to class...Read on Wikipedia
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Hemoglobin & Itching
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" ...UVB via dermatologist for itch from PV, its been ...amount I think. If your haem treats the MF with certain drugs it will probably stop the itch but if not UVB ...on UVB for... "
" Virg I have itched the entire time. I take Benadryl at night and scratch like I have fleas. My hair loss slowed down but not ...so fatigued (due to low hemoglobin) I think sweating actually helps... "
" ...board. I've got the rash as well. ...got an rx for triamcinolone acetonide cream usp. 0.1%. Started using it Mon. evening. The itch is a lot better, and the rash ...Sorry about your hemoglo... "
" ...a chocolate milk shake. My sides are under control except for the itching at night and I don't ...me sleep because the itch wakes me up. Today ...test to see where my hemoglobin is at. Las... "
" ...that is stage 4 my husband was the same with itching he uses e45 itch relief his was caused by high phosphates you could try a lower phosphate diet to see ...& also your haemoglobin sounds low y... "
" ...done to see where my hemoglobin level is, last week they ...Going to pick up some benadryl today to help me sleep. I have this strange itch (no rash) that keeps me up at night.... "
" ...Benadryl and 2 Advil before bed to allow me to sleep, otherwise I get itchy (my arms, legs, head and my knees ache and then my legs jump due to the pain, keeping me up. Also, my rear has been itchy... "
" ...week his hemoglobin was 4.5 ...has had a bilateral deep reddish-purple skin discoloration (I ...months. It is very itchy and Hospice has given me some powder to put on it to relieve the itch... "
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