Conditions and Diseases
Skin Care
Skin Disorders

Is skin itching a sign of early pregnancy?

Top Answer
User Avatar
Wiki User
Answered 2007-01-27 08:01:04

Hard to say. It can be, yes. I have heard of many women getting itchy skin in early pregnancy. However, if it is your only symptom I doubt that it would indicate pregnancy. Wait until your period is due and test. All the best!

User Avatar

Your Answer

Still Have Questions?

Related Questions

Is dry skin a sign of pregnancy?

The changing levels of hormones and oil production can cause dry skin as an early pregnancy symptom.

Is skin itching a symptom of pregnancy?

Skin itching can be a symptom of a lot of things. If you don't know if you are pregnant, I would not say you are pregnant because you are itching. If you know you are pregnant and your skin is itching see your maternity care provider. It may be just your skin stretching, but it can also be a symptom of a very serious condition affecting the liver.

Does early pregnancy make your skin sensitive?


When does itching of your breasts and stomach begin during pregnancy?

for me, my skin itched when my skin really began to about 6 months pregnant

Is itchy skin a sign of cancer?

General itching is not a typical sign of breast cancer. However, there is a disease called Paget's Disease of the Breast which is a malignant condition. Itching and scaliness of the nipple is one sign of that disease. Itchiness is not a sign of skin cancer. Any changes in your body should be checked out by a physician.

Is itching a sign of bed bugs?

That is a sign of bed bugs. Another sign would be clumps of three red bumps on the skin that itches.

What are the early symptoms of primary biliary cirrhosis?

Itching is caused by a buildup of bile in the skin and fatigue are early symptoms.

Is dehydration indigestion and tingling in breast an early sign of pregnancy?

No, not that I know of, if anything in early signs of pregnancy you tend to defecate quite alot and very few or none suffer indigestion. Tingly breast could sign or other things too; dry skin or growth such as menstruation. If you think you are pregnant, take a pregnancy test.

When does your stomache start to itch during pregnancy?

Your skin stretches during pregnancy as your baby grows. The itching is a consequence of that. Keep lotion on your belly daily and do not scratch. Otherwise chances are that the itching area will turn to stretch marks.

Is oily skin a sign of early pregnancy?

Oily skin can result from hormone changes, but those can be part of PMS as well as early pregnancy. I always get oilier skin the week before my period. With my last pregnancy (which ended in MC at 9 weeks) my skin was SUPER oily. I didnt' think much about it until I realized I was pregnant. I didn't notice it that much in earlier pregnancies however, which is why it didn't tip me off earlier I suppose.

Is acne an early sign of pregnancy?

It can be. It is common in pregnancy to experience skin changes due to increased hormone production. If it is particularly severe you may want to ask your doctor about any treatment that is available.

Is your skin breaking out a sign of pregnancy?

No its usually just a sign on your body changing. Everyone breaks out.

Are itchy breasts a sign of pregnancy?

Itchy breasts can be a sign of pregnancy, as the skin stretches to accommodate growth. As your belly grows through out the pregnancy, you may experience itchiness there, as well.

Can you take antihistamine for itchy skin in pregnancy?

If it is a new thing you should see a doctor as an itchy skin can be a sign of a serious condition relating to pregnancy.

Do vaginal itching affects pregnancy?

according to what i know then my answer is no. but plz go to the doctor and make sure that nothing wrong is going on. the itching can be caused by having an infection or can be caused by skin irritaion from shaving or so.

Is bad skin a sign of early pregnancy?

It can be. Pregnancy can cause lots of skin changes such as sudden outbreaks of pimples, rashes, color changes, dryness, and oiliness. However the hormonal changes that occur right before your period can trigger this as well. If you feel that you could be pregnant you should take a home pregnancy test or see your Dr.

Is good hair skin and nails a sign of a healthy pregnancy?

You can not say this. but healthy hair and nails are a sign that the person is healthy.

Dry patches on skin a sign of pregnancy?

no, if they were i would be pregnant, and I'm only 10

Why do you have itching and burning skin after cold exposure?

dry skin

What causes itching of the skin?


What does puting on lotion do to your skin?

It relieves itching and makes your skin soft

Is uterine shedding a sign of pregnancy Not blood but wet skin?

It's not a symptom I've heard of before

Itching after bites under skin?

Your wierd

How is itching due to dry skin treated?

Flaxseed oil and vitamin E taken orally can help to rehydrate dry skin and can reduce itching.

Is it normal to get bloated and itchy stomach in beginning of pregnancy?

if you've verified with a doctor that you are indeed pregnant..then yes, it is. Palmers cocoa butter for the tummy will relieve the itching and the soon to come stretch marks. It's also good for any other skin itching you have.

Still have questions?