Re: tell me I'm not the only one
Yep, I had this also. It was horrible. I scratched myself raw.
Originally Posted by CaliRoll
That happened when I was pregnant and it was cholestasis of pregnancy. It was an intense itch that wasn't on my skin, but rather under it. Scratching holes in my skin to try reaching it, intense. People tried to tell me that itching was normal during pregnancy. If I hadn't listened to my gut and gotten tested and treated, my last two pregnancies could've ended in stillbirths.
If it keeps happening and no amount of OTC remedies or home remedies are giving you any relief, I'd go see the doctor. Better safe than sorry.
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