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Red spots on torso, fade and then new ones appear. Used Permethrin, itch, feel hot, no better. Thoughts ?

I have red spots on my torso (about 10-12) they fade then others appear - my doctor thinks it may be sacbbies but it does not fit the profile (i.e. tracking and between fingers). I have used the permethrin on friday. Today they are no better and I itch and feel hot and gerneally unwell - thoughts ? Please ? Thanks AAAAA
Asked On : Sat, 22 Dec 2012
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Hi ,
Thanks for writing in.
Even if the condition is scabies it can take 8-10 days after the successful treatment to get relief.
You can use tab.Zyrtec twice daily for relief from itching.
Other possibility can be urticaria in your case.

Hope this helps.

Answered: Sat, 29 Dec 2012
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