Itching Medicine For The Genital Area?
Hello I’m agos, I want to ask for an itch drug. After a week I itched on the genitals, I scratched and even appeared red spots and it felt hot. I want to ask what medicine?
Hello, Agos. Thank you for the question submitted to HealthReplies.com. We can understand the concern you feel.
Complaints of skin rash in the form of redness accompanied by itching in the genital area can be caused by several possibilities, which often include:
Scabies (caused by a parasitic infection Sarcoptes scabiei, complaints of the most common skin rash in between the fingers, buttocks, around the genitals, armpit folding, itching especially felt at night, occur in a group of people who live together, for example: Dwellers or family members who live together) Tinea cruris (caused by fungal infections of dermatophytes in the area around the genitals, buttocks, and groin folds, complaints of reddish skin rashes and peeling skin, with strict borders, the edges are more active / red than the middle part of the rash , itching) Irritant contact dermatitis, (inflammation of the skin due to contact with irritative substances [detergents, soaps, chemicals, etc.] attached to the skin, not related to the process of immune formation, complaints can appear immediately in the initial exposure to irritative substances) Allergic contact dermatitis (inflammation of the skin due to contact with allergenic substances [example: latex, marine animal protein, sar powder i plants]) attached to the skin, related to the process of forming the body's immunity to allergenic substances, usually complaints arise after repeated exposure to allergenic substances) Risk factors for these complaints include: warm and humid environmental conditions, habits of wearing tight clothing, and poor hygiene (for example: rarely changing underwear).
We recommend that you check with your doctor or dermatologist for proper evaluation and treatment. Complaints about skin rashes require a direct examination by a doctor. The doctor may plan for investigations if there are indications, such as skin scrapings for microscopy. Your doctor may prescribe creams / ointments to be applied to areas of the skin that are experiencing complaints, as well as oral medication to reduce complaints of itching.
At home, it is recommended that you take the following steps:
Avoid using clothes that are too tight Wash your clothes regularly Regularly changing your underwear, especially if it feels moist To enrich your horizons, you can read articles about scabies. Such is our explanation. Hopefully always healthy. May be useful.