Pityriasis Rosea

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I am curretnly suffering from a skin condition called pityriasis rosea. I had a fever about 2 weeks before then one morning i noticed faint rash about 4 spots on my belly went to see the nurse she said pityriasis rosea take anti histamene and moisturise. So i did a week later it got worse im mean its on my face,neck,back ,arms,legs & hands. so i went back to my surgery and saw a doctor who said the same thing its pityriasis rosea told me to keep taking anti histamene and moisturise and she also gave me a shampoo called selsun blue which i have been bathing in and smothering my body in before rinsing it off, but my goodness does it sting i find to sit and let the cream dry naturally helps reduce stinging i havent tried anything else yet its been nearly 2 weeks im getting really depressed with this now as i recently recoverd from knee surgery now i have this! would be extremley grateful to hear about others experince with this and what help you XOXOX

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