Tingling Sensation

Tingling sensation in the hands and feet is a very common symptom experienced by people. It can be caused due to pressure on the nerves when you cross your legs for too long or nerve damage (peripheral neuropathy) due to bacterial infections, exposure to toxins, and health conditions like diabetes, kidney disease, vitamin deficiency, lupus, and rheumatoid arthritis.

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Why do I have tingling sensation on my legs after using clitoral vibrators?

Query: Hello doctor, I used clitoral vibrators for the first time for a few minutes, and the next day, I started experiencing tingling in my legs. Can this be related? Did the vibrator affect my nerves connected to the legs? Kindly help.  Read Full »


Dr. Ashok Kumar Choudhary

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I read your query and understand your concern. However, unless the use of the vibrator was not very rigorous, the chances of permanent damage are very low. In other words, the tingling sensation is reversible in a few days, and there is no need to worry. Kindly re...  Read Full »

I have an itching and tingling sensation in my body and eyes, after boric acid ingestion a month ago. Why?

Query: Hi doctor, I am a 21-year-old female weighing about 125 pounds. I took 600 mg of boric acid and accidentally touched some of the powder almost a month ago. I went to the ER and was diagnosed with heart palpitations and hypokalemia. That was resolved shortly with Potassium medication. A month after t...  Read Full »


Dr. Aida Abaz Quka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern and would explain that your symptoms are not related to that episode. I think it could be just a little anxiety or vitamin deficiency. For this reason, I suggest you to check your blood electrolytes, thyroid hormone levels, vitamin D, and vita...  Read Full »

I have symptoms such as nausea, loss of appetite, dizziness, lack of strength, and palpitation. What could be the cause?

Query: Hi doctor, I am a male with a weight of 72 kg and a height of 5"3. I am a non-smoker. My BP level is 113/83 mm/Hg, my heart rate is 80 beats per minute, my fasting sugar level is at an average of 120 mg/dL, and post prandial sugar level is 150/160 mg/dL. The level of my bilirubin, SGPT, and SGOT had...  Read Full »


Dr. Muhammad Zohaib Siddiq

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I suggest you check your (glycated hemoglobin) hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) levels to assess blood sugar control over the last three months. Diabetes can cause complications of nausea, bloating, tingling, or numbness in feet. Anxiety worsens these symptoms. For palpitation...  Read Full »

How can I get rid of tremors and tingling sensations, and brain fog?

Query: Hi doctor, I noticed I was urinating more in the mid of the second last month and thought I had a UTI, but it did not go away. I thought it was because I started taking 300 mg Pumpkin seeds extract pills per serving four times a day. After taking these pills, I started noticing pins and needles all ...  Read Full »


Dr. Aida Abaz Quka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. Your symptoms could be related to anxiety or dehydration, and there is no connection between pins and needles and brain fog. I suggest you to get your thyroid hormone levels and blood electrolytes checked for possible imbalance. In the mean...  Read Full »

Why do I have a tingling sensation in my private areas when I have some thoughts in my head?

Query: Hello doctor, I feel tingling sensation in the private area on getting some thoughts in my head. What can this be, and why is this happening? It is not like I get an erection, but I feel a light sensation.  Read Full »


Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Please provide me with more details. Tingling could be normal if there is no significant history.   Read Full »

My glucometer reading showed that my diabetes is under control. But should I rely on it or undergo a laboratory test for my diabetes?

Query: Hello doctor, I checked with a glucometer four days ago and found my diabetes under control, but I have numbness and tingling sensations in my feet at night when I lay down. Are the glucometer readings reliable? Should I undergo a laboratory test for my diabetes? Why do I have this tingling sensatio...  Read Full »


Dr. Prabhakar Laxman Jathar

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. The glucose levels mentioned are excellent, and your diabetes is under control. Today most of the standard glucometers are quite reliable. Many patients are using those for self-management of blood glucose (SMBG). However, numbness might happen due to peripheral neur...  Read Full »

I am worried if a sexually transmitted disease is causing the tingling and pinching sensations in my penis. Please help.

Query: Hi doctor, I had unprotected sex for the first time last month. The next day I went in to take an STD test. All of the test results came back negative. Six days later, I went to take a chlamydia and gonorrhea test as I had a pinching feeling at the tip of my penis, and my balls had a burning sensat...  Read Full »


Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com.I can understand your problem.Since the tests came negative, there is no need to get worried. Now coming to tingling-like symptoms over the penis or a scrotum, this could be due to anxiety. This should be ignored totally, and this will go away with time.I suggest you wear ...  Read Full »

I have an occasional tingling sensation on the side of my nose. Can you please help?

Query: Hi doctor, I am a healthy 50-year-old female, and recently I have had a tingly sensation on the side of my nose. It is not constant. I am not experiencing these sensations anywhere else in my body, nor am I suffering weakness or pain. I have a low vitamin B12 and am an iron-deficient anemic. I am al...  Read Full »


Dr. Aida Abaz Quka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concern. However, your symptoms do not suggest multiple sclerosis (MS), as they are very localized. As you suffer from low vitamin B12, it is possible that your symptoms are related to a small pinched nerve or damaged one due to vitamin B12 def...  Read Full »

I have a tingling sensation while I cum after masturbation. Why?

Query: Hi doctor,So when I pleasure myself and when I cum, I feel a tingling sensation. I think like I cannot go on, but when I have sex, I do not know if I cum or not. I feel pleasure, but I do not know what to expect, and I do not know whether I cum or not? It has been present for a year (from when I sta...  Read Full »


Dr. Raveendran S. R

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concern. Your symptoms are suggestive of anejaculation. Anejaculation can be due to, • Retrograde ejaculation – semen will not come out; it will return to where it comes from. • Increased blood sugar. So check for blood sugar leve...  Read Full »

I am experiencing a buzzing sensation in my thigh when I move for a week. Is it something I should be concerned about?

Query: Hi doctor,A week ago, I started feeling a buzzing (like a mobile phone) periodically in my left thigh every two minutes. It has faded a week later now, and I never get the sensation when I am sitting and standing. But I can still faintly feel the vibrating sensation when I place weight on it, like w...  Read Full »


Dr. Muhammad Zubayer Alam

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concern. According to your statement, you have been suffering from a feeling of vibrating sensation periodically in your left thigh while taking a step. But, according to the clinical features you are suffering from, you may suffer from meralgia...  Read Full »

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