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Does Anyone Have Advise On What I Can Take While Having An Eczema Flare Up While Breastfeeding?

Does Anyone Have Advise On What I Can Take While Having An Eczema Flare Up While Breastfeeding?

I’ve been suffering from a bad flare up since March. Like the worst flare up of my life. I am pretty sure that it is stress induced because of a lot of different factors going on at home. I have had terrible itching all over (which is worse at night), my skin is not absorbing lotion and I’ve had insomnia since it started. I’m probably only getting 3 hours of sleep on a good night. I tried to make an appointment with my… read more

A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

use free &clear laundry soap, no softener,double rinse your clothes.
use aveeno oatmeal wash or bath soaks.
sarna lotion and clobetasol ointment (RX).sunbathe 15 min./day.Zyrtec tablet 2x a day.I tried acupuncture too.use melatonin supplement for sleep.
I have less itching now.good luck ,I feel your pain.

posted 5 months ago
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