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lpkayak
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its a wierd new sensation...sort of pins and needlely but on the outside and very light

is it some kind of neuropathy?

the first two days i noticed at dusk and it felt like a gentle mist on my hands but the starss were out and no clouds...

today it is stronger and more itchy...but today i was in sun and i am on doxy and my face is just plain red so it could be related to that...

is this part of raynauds?

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Carol in PA
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Why are you in the sun if you're taking doxy?

Some people get horrible sunburns on doxy.
Also, don't drink orange juice, as that may make it worse.

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cuz i was bad. i know better. i faced away from sun and had on a big hat and long clothes but i guess the reflection got me. i was at the ocean...it was cool. i got tricked.

but the prickling started 3 days ago...2 days before i was in the sun

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i stopped my doxy cuz of sunburn and the prickles are a little less but still there...my neuro stuff seems to be exploding-it scares me

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Raynaud's for me results in white fingers when I get too cold or my hands get too cold. Then they are painful.

I would think this is from the sun and doxy. Hope it lets up soon.

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Oh, that's Doxy (IMO). I hated that feeling. Get off Doxy if you're going to be in the sun. LLMD should have a replacement.
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I agree, I think you are feeling a doxy sun sensation. Does it sort of feel like it is raining on you? A bit cold? That's my cue that I'm in the sun and need to get out.
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