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Natural remedy for hives on the skin.



Hives are a skin reaction that causes red or white itchy welts. The welts vary in size and appear and fade repeatedly as the reaction runs its course.

Chronic hives are a condition in which the welts last more than six weeks or recur over months or years. Chronic hives usually aren't life-threatening. But the condition can be very uncomfortable and interfere with sleep and daily activities.

Often, the cause of chronic hives is not clear. In some cases, chronic hives are a sign of an underlying health problem, such as thyroid disease or lupus.

You can try various treatments to relieve your symptoms. For many people, antihistamine and anti-itch medications provide relief from chronic hives.And make sure after using reliefing drugs try and use natural and herbal things to treat along to cure. 

Chronic hives are also called chronic urticaria (ur-tih-KAR-e-uh).


Chronic hives signs and symptoms include:

Batches of red or white welts (wheals), usually on the face, trunk, arms or legs

Welts that vary in size, change shape, and appear and fade repeatedly as the reaction runs its course

Itching, which may be severe

Swelling that causes pain or burning (angioedema), especially inside the throat and around the eyes, cheeks, lips, hands, feet and genitals

A tendency for signs and symptoms to flare with triggers such as heat, exercise and stress

A tendency for symptoms to recur frequently and unpredictably, sometimes for months or years

Please kindly See your medical doctor, naturopathy doctor, or an herbalist or a dermatologist if you have:

Severe hives

Hives that don't respond to treatment

Hives that continue to appear for several days


Seek emergency care if you:

Feel dizzy

Have severe chest tightness or trouble breathing

Feel your tongue or throat swelling


The welts that come with hives arise when certain cells release histamine and other chemicals into your bloodstream.

Doctors often can't identify the reason for this skin reaction, or why it sometimes turns into a long-term problem (chronic hives). But the skin reaction may be triggered by:

Pain medications

Insects or parasites



Heat1 or cold




Alcohol, food or food additives

Pressure on the skin, as from a tight waistband


Factors that increase your risk of developing chronic hives include:

Being female, as women are affected twice as often as men

Being a young adult


Chronic hives complications include:

Difficulty breathing. When swelling occurs inside your mouth or throat, you may have difficulty breathing and pass out. Seek emergency medical care if you feel your tongue or throat swelling.

Serious allergic reaction. Anaphylactic shock (anaphylaxis) is a serious allergic reaction involving your heart or lungs. Your bronchial tubes narrow, it's difficult to breathe, and your blood pressure drops. You may feel dizzy, pass out or even die. Anaphylactic shock happens fast. Seek emergency medical care if you feel this type of allergic reaction coming on.

People with chronic hives may be at increased risk of developing these immune system disorders:

Thyroid disease


Rheumatoid arthritis

Sjogren's syndrome

Celiac disease

Type 1 diabetes

What, if anything, appears to improve or worsen your symptoms?

What you can do in the meantime

If you're experiencing mild hives, these tips may help relieve your symptoms:

Avoid irritating the affected areas.

Cool the affected area with a shower, fan, cool cloth or soothing lotion.

Wear loose, light clothing.

Use over-the-counter antihistamines to help relieve the itching.


The following precautions may help prevent or soothe the recurring skin reactions of chronic hives:

Wear loose, light clothing.

Avoid scratching or using harsh soaps.

Cool the affected area with a shower, fan, cool cloth or soothing lotion.

Keep a diary of when and where hives occur, what you were doing, what you were eating, and so on.



 2 litres of Honey 

21 bitter kola 

Handful of Phyllantus Amarus


1.) Grind the bitter kola

2.) Grind the Phyllantus amarus

3.) Mix thoroughly the grinded items with the honey. 


Take 3 tablespoons in the morning and evening. 


Get fresh Mormodica charantia, Ejinrin in Yoruba and Fresh Bitter leaves like #200 each, blend them with liter of dry gin, take 50mls once daily. Then, get Camwood (osun pupa ) and mix it with palm kernel oil, rub this at bed times.

WhatsApp or contact Dr Akhidi on:08110960919.

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