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VERY ITCHY SKIN MONTHS GET RELIEF FROM CALOMINE

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VERY ITCHY SKIN FOR SOME MONTHS GET RELIEF FROM CALOMINE LOTION
JOHN
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Dermatology
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I'm surprised I have had no reply after 18 hours . Message says 8 minutes . If it helps my medication is as follows
Atorvastatin Teva 20mg
Omeprazole Teva 20mg
Irevin 75mg
I would like acknowledgement that there is "someone out there"John Poynton
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Expert:  Dr. David replied 7 months ago.
This is Dr. DavidI am sorry for the delay.very itchy skin is very common as we get older.eucerin is a mild hand lotion and you may need stronger thicker moisturizers to help your skinlike lanolin or Aquafore or vasaline petrolium jelly could be thicker for you and moisturize your skin betteralso thyroid abnormalities can cause severe dry skin as well and should be checked for with blood tests.I can talk to you by phone as welllet me know if you have questions.

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