1. Hi there Guest :)

    To use the full features of our Support Community, including searching, chatting and asking questions, please sign up for a free account on the right or log in.

Itching while healing

Discussion in 'Coping with Outbreaks in Every Day Life' started by singersinger333, May 11, 2010.

  1. I've been diagnosed with HSV 1 on my genitals (female)/.
    So just wondering.
    Are you suppsoed to experience itching while healing?
  2. Singer- I experienced horrible itching while healing. My sores had been healed for days and I had bad itching for about a week. It was terrible, so I believe it is normal.
  3. Tandy

    Tandy No longer a member

    It's now been 7 weeks since I was diagnosed. After I was totally healed up I itched like crazy, keeping me up at night. It never bothered me during the day. After reading on here I found out that things you eat can trigger it. I found that if I eat peanut butter or chocolate, that I itch. Just last night I was itching again and I remembered that I had eaten some chocolate yesterday afternoon. Those are the only two things that I personally have found trigger the itch.
Similar Threads: Itching while
Forum Title Date
Sex, Kissing and Intimacy For females: Sex while itching? Apr 12, 2011
About My Outbreaks For those who have had herpes for a while....when does the itching and tingling stop! Mar 6, 2011
Coping with Outbreaks in Every Day Life for those who have had herpes for a while......when does the itching & tinlging stop? Mar 3, 2011
About My Outbreaks For those who have had herpes for a while....when does the itching and tingling stop! Mar 3, 2011
Coping with Outbreaks in Every Day Life Itching like crazy! Wednesday at 11:49 PM