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Treatment for scabies

i am having scabies wat treatment do you suggest its been 10 days am suffering from that i am regularly using fourderm on d rashes on scrotum but its not healing
Sun, 6 May 2012
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Hi,

Scabies is highly curable. It needs immediate attention by a Dermatologist.

Scabicidal agents like 1.5% permethrin and crotamiton are useful. Fourderm is not helpful now. You have to apply it twice a day to the complete body. You may also need antihistamine drugs to relieve from itching.

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