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My skins flared up since I had my Covid jab all the creams

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My skins flared up since I had my Covid jab all the creams I’ve got are not getting it under control I have lupus too and am going through menopause what can I do can’t get gp appt for 3 weeks
JA: How long have you been dealing with the skin issue? Have you noticed any major changes in your overall skin or nails recently?
Customer: Been 3 weeks it’s itching goes red then dry and flaky even though I’m using creams in my hair too
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: I don’t think there’s anything else
Submitted: 23 days ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr.Shakeel Ansari replied 23 days ago.

Hi, this is Dr Ansari, welcome to JA

Expert:  Dr.Shakeel Ansari replied 23 days ago.

Do you have joint pains as well?

Expert:  Dr.Shakeel Ansari replied 23 days ago.

You have I believe skin flare-up of Lupus which did not respond to conventional treatment with creams. You have to go to A&E to prevent it from becoming a Systemic Lupus flare-up. You may need IV/oral steroids to control your symptoms.