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Treatment for scabies - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hey
Doctor :  
how can i help you
Doctor :  
please mention your age ,gender
User :  
i have had scabies now since january after catching it off a flatmate and cant get rid of them!
User :  
I have tried all different creams/lotions, washed all sheets and clothes. everything
User :  
i don't know what to do? it's really making life difficult and im desperate to do anything to get rid of them :(
Doctor :  
thats almost 6 months have you not yet taken treatment for it
User :   yes and it hasn't worked, i've tried 3 different types of lotions/creams

Doctor :  
have you moved out
Doctor :  
do you know them
User :   i moved home with my parents in feb

Doctor :  
personal hygiene is very important
User :  
how can i get rid of them?
Doctor :  
along with you , your parents have to be treated
Doctor :  
its called blanket therapy
User :   they were treated along with me before and they're fine now but i still have them

User :   can you recommend a lotion/cream that will work?

User :  
or tablets maybe?

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