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Severe itching after a bed bug bite. Medication?

hello Dr, I have been suffering from itching since more than a month. Had gone for a vacation in India and I suspect bitten by a bed bug. No one else in our group is effected its only me. Tried with lot of doctors (GP & Dermatologists) but in vain. Can you please suggest a home remedy as I live in Bahrain and without doctors prescription will not be able to buy any medication .
Asked On : Mon, 3 Dec 2012
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helloo..your complain and history of visit to india making a definit diagnosis towards scabies , because you are affected from last 1 months also itching common at evening and history of exposure makes the diagnosis ,as you are written in ur quarie that some home remedy you can try first wash all the clothes which you are wearing then do iron press your clothes even your bed covers , towels , wear only fresh clothes, use sulfur ointment which will be available in stores or You can buy very fine powdered sulfur and mix this with lotion and/or vaseline. and apply full body 24 hrs then wash it will definitely help you ..
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