Itching in diabetes mellitus - treatment, itchy legs, body, skin

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Itching is very common among people with diabetes. Most itchy whole body, but sometimes the disease affects only a certain area - for example, feet. Foot itch is one of the most frustrating, since they often distract a person from performing any important things and makes you feel embarrassed in public places. What to do when diabetes itchy feet?

There are quite a number of traditional and non-traditional ways relieve itching, and below we will talk about them in detail.


cleaning the blood

Itching, scabies in diabetes mellitusActually, for the prevention of itching is periodic cleaning of the blood. If you do it regularly, the itching will disturb very rare, if not entirely left alone. If my legs are unbearably itchy, and you need to take immediate action, you can refer to a mixture of water, diphenhydramine and soda. In a glass of warm water you need to add a teaspoon of baking soda, stir, and then dissolving two tablets of diphenhydramine. The resulting mixture is able to calm skin at least for a few hours.

a Similar effect can be achieved by using fresh juices Apple, cucumbers or potato. Bedtime beneficial and relaxing effect will have a starch and nettle baths. They can be done in different ways, the Internet presents a lot of different ways and instructions.

Another unconventional, but judging by the reviews, effective method is the adoption in the morning on an empty stomach a tablespoon of sunflower oil. To enhance the effect of this procedure can be repeated and in the evening 3-4 hours after the last meal.

Also has a calming effect so-called "Averin tea", a drink consisting of black currant leaves and grass and three-coloured violet. Averin tea is brewed in the ratio of 2:1:1.

the Above methods are suitable, unfortunately, only for relieving symptoms, the actual causes of itching they will not eliminate. In parallel with treatment must be addressed and prevention of the disease. Some experts suggest that you change your diet and try often to eat the cranberries, celeriac, gooseberry, chokeberry, and sorrel, season should have as many of any berries, they all have a beneficial effect on the blood, and General immunity.

diabetes mellitus is a severe disease, but never give up and lose hope for the best. Be healthy!