Why do you have urticia ?
Urticaria, commonly known as hives, is a skin condition that results in raised, red, itchy welts on the skin.
Some common causes of urticaria include:
- Allergies: Urticaria can be triggered by an allergic reaction to certain foods, medications, insect bites, or pollen.
- Infections: Some viral or bacterial infections can cause urticaria, such as the common cold, strep throat, or hepatitis B.
- Stress: Emotional stress can trigger urticaria in some people.
- Exposure to Heat or Cold: Exposure to extreme temperatures, such as cold weather or a hot shower, can cause urticaria in some people.
- Pressure: Some people may develop urticaria in response to pressure on the skin, such as from tight clothing or prolonged sitting or standing.
- Autoimmune Disorders: Some autoimmune disorders, such as lupus or rheumatoid arthritis, can cause urticaria.
What can you do about it ?
There are several derma-based treatments available for urticaria, a skin condition that causes raised, red, itchy welts on the skin. Treatment options vary depending on the severity of the condition, the underlying cause, and the individual’s response to treatment.
- Antihistamines: These medications are typically the first-line treatment for urticaria.
- Corticosteroids: These medications are prescribed to reduce inflammation and itching associated with urticaria.
- Immunosuppressants: These medications work by suppressing the immune system and may be prescribed for chronic or severe cases of urticaria.
- Anti-inflammatory creams or ointments: These topical medications may be prescribed to reduce inflammation and relieve itching associated with urticaria.
- Phototherapy: This involves exposure to ultraviolet (UV) light and can be an effective treatment for some types of urticaria.
- Biologic drugs: These medications may be prescribed for chronic or severe cases of urticaria.
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