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What can cause nipples to itch?

this morning my left nipple started itching, and its getting worse
i just wanna know the possibilities that can cause this and how to stop it lotion only works for a little bit.

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Asked by Anonymous at 5:27 PM on Feb. 8, 2011 in Health

Answers (5)
  • Skin dryness. Try using lanolin.

    Answer by shanapiv at 5:28 PM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • Dry skin. Allergies. Skin irritation.

    Answer by tootoobusy at 5:29 PM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • are you breastfeeding?? As the others said, dry skin. But if breastfeeding could be a yeast infection.

    Answer by Camilletnt at 5:47 PM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • no but i did have a yeast infection when i was pregnant and i think its coming back but now my breast is hurting

    Comment by Anonymous (original poster) at 5:56 PM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • You could be suffering from dry skin. After your bath or shower use a lotion and apply it there. You will feel better FAST!!!

    Answer by avilio54 at 1:17 PM on Feb. 9, 2011

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