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... Saw Doc today, itching finally calmed down a couple of days ago. ... (12 replies)
... If you're going to take a systemic antihistamine, be careful that it is one that doesn't contain ephedrine or pseudoephedrine (a decongestant) - this compound is related to adrenaline and will push upon your blood pressure. A topical antihistamine or antipruritic such as calamine lotion may be safer. Itching is a listed side effect of Altace as well. The generic name of... (12 replies)
... effect. My itching did not start immediately after I began Simvastatin, was about 6 wks later. Don't let it build up like I did, the itching has become unbearable, get it checked out! ... (12 replies)

... I also have just recently experienced itching in my lower legs. The only medication I am on is altace for high BP. Am controlling sugar through diet only at this point. ... (12 replies)
... I will have to pray my itching stops before too long, it's driving me mad. ... (12 replies)
... I would pitch myself and could not feel. I got depressed, which I usually am not depressed. And now you might have answered a weird thing I had about itching my legs. For real, it would itch enough that I would scratch until I bleed. ... (12 replies)
... Hi again Have stopped the meds, still not called the Doc however, I may stick to the original appointment, as I have a week off work next week, giving me more time to deal with it. Plus trying to organise youngest son who is going on a school trip tomorrow, also looking after 14 yr old who has had brittle asthma since 9 mths old. He is not too good at the moment, cold weather... (12 replies)
... I have no judgement to offer you on how "dangerous" these side effects are. It scares me, because yellow eyes and itching "smells" of hepatic involvement. I lost my first wife to liver failure, it is sure a disease you want to avoid. ... (12 replies)
... I wasn't suspecting neuropathy, there is no burning or tingling, just the awful itch, but I thought I had read somewhere that itching could be a symptom of high sugar. ... (12 replies)
... Diabetic neuropathy usually presents as a "tingling" or "burning" sensation in the legs and feet. It does not go away when the blood sugar is again controlled, the nerve damage which causes it is permanent. ... (12 replies)
... I was diagnosed with T2 in Dec. Around same time was put on Simvastatin 20mg for high cholesterol. I am experiencing itching on both legs between knees and ankles, though sometimes top of feet too. ... (12 replies)
Diabetes Itching
Aug 26, 2008
... I've been type 1 and on insulin for nearly 30 years. I have had itchy skin on my lower legs for the past 2 years, which drives me nuts! Mine is I believe mostly due to something other than diabetes. Did the itching start right after starting insulin? ... (2 replies)
Diabetes itching
Aug 14, 2008
... apply moisturizing cream on a daily basis, and make sure you see a podiatrist to have your feet taken care of...nails cut, callouses removed, etc. Sometimes the itching can actually be from dry skin instead of neuropathy. ... (8 replies)
Jul 24, 2006
... I have had diabetes for 23 years now, with no complications I am aware of, kidney problems is one of my biggest fears, and you have got me thinking! ... (10 replies)
... But I have been experiencing leg and foot cramps on a daily basis, sometimes they feel like they are swollen, and the skin on my legs is driving me mad with intense itching. ... (2 replies)
... so given for insomnia and itching. My son has severe eczema that Benadryl didn't help. We give him the Atarax at night and he is finally sleeping and leaving his legs alone. The Derm told us that he does most of his itching in his sleep. This medication is also for adults. ... (4 replies)
Advice needed..
Jun 30, 2012
... months or so i've been trying to put cream on them to heal but to no avail I suffer with eczema on my legs and arms so where i've been itching i have several cuts and scratches that once again never seem to heal even though am putting cream on daily. ... (1 replies)
... I am not diabetic but my levels have increased over the years and my father had diabetes II, so I keep an eye on myself. I test at home, watch my diet and exercise. ... (2 replies)
... so I'll see what it is when I get the results. I was just wondering what is considered Diabetes range. ... (2 replies)
... ears. In some cases, its the complication that leads to the diagnosis of diabetes. Your description interested me because in Dec 99 I started having the burning, itching sensations on my lower legs, felt like "rug burn". Then I started with pain and strange, intermittent tingling. I have no numbness or loss of feeling though. ... (20 replies)

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