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My leg and arm skin have red spots on it

Answered by: Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli

Last Updated: December 6, 2020 9:27 AM

Anonymous 3 months

This problem starts a week ago and I’m pretty sure that it’s because of ants bitting me when I was asleep. I tried to get rid of the red spots by putting minyak batu, minyak angin and aecoras ointment but it doesn’t seem to work. Why does the red spots took a long time to heal? And what kind of medicine should I take? Btw, I have two health problems which is anemia and sinusitis. I hope you can help me.

Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli 3 months
General Practitioner

Hi, thank you for reaching out to us.

We understand your concern regarding the rashes you have right now. We are lacking of information on why you are having such rashes. These are some of the reasons why you have such conditions:

  • Scabies
  • Insect bite
  • Allergic reaction
  • Eczema
  • Dermatitis
  • Fungal infection

Dapatkan kulit yang sihat dengan penjagaan kulit yang betul.

However, these are just our general impression why you have such condition we recommend you to seek medical attention from doctor so that you can be assessed properly and get treated accordingly.

For the time being you can do these steps:

  • Make sure your skin is hydrated and moist
  • Do not scratch the rashes
  • Wash all the clothes including the comforter properly

If you have more question, you can reach out to us at (DoctorOnCall) for an online consultation with our doctors. Thank you.

Last Updated: Sun Dec 06 2020 09:27:27 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
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