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Amanda replied to Nicole's discussion 'So itchy!!!' in the group Kidney Transplants
"Hello Nicole (which is my middle name :) ), don't know how much help this will offer but I have sensitive skin and after starting dialysis I started to discover I had some kind of rash or close to it on my legs and thighs.  I know during…"
Dec 26, 2013
Steven Litvintchouk replied to Nicole's discussion 'So itchy!!!' in the group Kidney Transplants
"Three suggestions:  1.  I had terrible itching on dialysis, and my doc prescribed 300 mg Neurontin (gabapentin). That really helped more than Benadryl. 2.  Another good remedy I found was over-the-counter Sarna Sensitive lotion (NOT…"
Oct 19, 2013
Tony replied to Nicole's discussion 'So itchy!!!' in the group Kidney Transplants
"Try benedril , I had a TX 4 weeks ago and had the same problem ,wifey gave me the benedril , I take two a day now no itching ,hope it works , doc said it was ok a swell"
Oct 2, 2013
Michele replied to Nicole's discussion 'So itchy!!!' in the group Kidney Transplants
"Ask your dr for atarax. It's equal to 8 benedryl. Since I started dialysis and now after tx I have lots if skin issues. Hives and itchy sores on back. Creams don't help. My phosphorous was always low. Drs could never figure it out."
Oct 2, 2013
Michele replied to Nicole's discussion 'So itchy!!!' in the group Kidney Transplants
"I have to take 3 Benadryl every night. I'm on prograf and zortress"
Oct 1, 2013
David left a comment for Nicole
" Happy Birthday Nicole ! "
Aug 18, 2013
Nicole replied to Nicole's discussion 'So itchy!!!' in the group Kidney Transplants
"Thanks for the info, Colin! I will definitely look for this."
Aug 1, 2013
Colin Hobby replied to Nicole's discussion 'So itchy!!!' in the group Kidney Transplants
"wehile I was on DX I used this stuff and it worked pretty well. My nurse had samples  http://www.amazon.com/Neutrogena-Norwegian-Soothing-Anti-Itch-Moisturizer/dp/B000056OWU/ref=cm_cr_pr_product_top "
Jul 31, 2013
Nicole replied to Nicole's discussion 'So itchy!!!' in the group Kidney Transplants
"Wow--thanks for all the responses! This transplant community is really supportive & knowledgeable. I didn't realize that phosphorus levels had itching as a side effect. I'm also strangely relieved that itching isn't something…"
Jul 30, 2013
Judith replied to Nicole's discussion 'So itchy!!!' in the group Kidney Transplants
"Not eating anything new.  I have Celiac's Disease, lactose intolerant and mostly veggies due to protein restriction.  My skin isn't dry cause I put moisturizer on all the time and this just started after I got the swelling. …"
Jul 30, 2013
Judith replied to Nicole's discussion 'So itchy!!!' in the group Kidney Transplants
"My phosphorus is running high right now.  Maybe that is the problem with my itching.  When I had it the first time, I thought it was all over."
Jul 30, 2013
Rita replied to Nicole's discussion 'So itchy!!!' in the group Kidney Transplants
"Eating something new? phosphest( killed the spelling so sorry)? Dry skin that comes with age? Just a thoughts."
Jul 30, 2013
Judith replied to Nicole's discussion 'So itchy!!!' in the group Kidney Transplants
"Hi,       I  am 22 years 9 months out on my transplant and waiting for my next transplant.  I just started Tacrolimis (Prograf) about 3 months ago, but had to have my dose doubled.  I now have been itching…"
Jul 30, 2013
Barbara Strite replied to Nicole's discussion 'So itchy!!!' in the group Kidney Transplants
"Hi Nicole Have you had your phosphorus(sp) level checked I had itchy skin when it was high. I am on Prograf too and I have never heard any itchy skin reactions to it.  I am not on Cellcept.   "
Jul 30, 2013
Katie replied to Nicole's discussion 'So itchy!!!' in the group Kidney Transplants
"Good luck Nicole and I really hope your doctors find what's causing your itching, don't forget to update us!! Katie"
Jul 30, 2013
Colin Hobby replied to Nicole's discussion 'So itchy!!!' in the group Kidney Transplants
"I never had any Itching with cellcept or prograf. Are your numbers good? Maybe get a Phosphorus level check. "
Jul 30, 2013

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At 7:18am on August 18, 2013, David said…

 Happy Birthday Nicole ! 

At 10:15am on August 18, 2012, Mr. T said…

Happy 42nd Birthday Nicole. Have a great day. Enjoy everyone, they are a gift. When was your tx and what organ.

Mr. T

At 7:24am on August 18, 2012, David said…

 Happy Birthday Nicole ! 

At 9:51pm on August 17, 2012, Cisco said…

happy birthday Nicole! Have a great day (tomorrow)! You should join us for chat on Saturdays and Sundays starting at 2 pm CDT. Hope to see you there!

At 5:08pm on August 18, 2010, Hostess Risé said…
CELEBRATE! WOW! The Big 40! I am going to be 51 soon.
At 10:02am on August 18, 2010, Hostess Risé said…

At 7:13am on August 18, 2010, DAP1122 (Don) said…
Happy Birthday, Nicole!!!
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At 5:52pm on January 19, 2010, Hostess Risé said…
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