Similar Questions with Answers
Question: Itching in hand and feet
Answer: Mild itching is very common during pregnancy due to the increase blood supply to the skin , to relieve you can apply coconut oil or calamine lotion
But if it is severe then you should consult your doctor as it can be due to the changes in the functions of the liver which is very common during pregnancy specially in the third trimester so please consult your gynecologist
Question: Itching in hand and feet is normal?
Answer: Hello, I'm happy to help.
The pregnancy hormones affect the liver's ability to transport certain chemicals, such as bile.
Few of the remedies are:
Take lukewarm showers and baths. Hot water can dry out your skin and make the itching worse.
Stay cool. Avoid going out in the heat of the day because heat can make itching worse.
Wear comfy clothing.
Apply medicines before moisturizing.
Question: Can i use suthol to get relief from itching on my hand and feet
Please report this to your doctor immediately.
It could be a sign of cholestasis.Your doctor will ask you get a few blood tests done like liver function test,and serum bile acid test.
If cholestasis is confirmed please start treatment appropriately as per your doctors avise to avoid serious complications to the baby like jaundice, high bilirubin levels, etc