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Over the counter scabies treatment

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Dr. Geetika Paul MD

I had scabies took ivermectin for three days an used eurax lotion for three days off one for a month. Been off for four days have one itchy spot an then the next day in the afternoon found other spot ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geetika Paul ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Chobufo Ditah MD

scabies while on vacation in FL and have had to be treated twice with the lotion. I have 2 questions. 1) it appears the scabies treatment has worked as my rash is getting better and so is the itching.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

what is the best over the counter cream or medication to get rid of scabies? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kakkar S. MD

scabies . I have read some info that no over the counter creams really work and oral medications work much better . what medication and treatment works best as there is a lot of conflicting... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr.   Bharatesh Devendra Basti MD

My nephew has been diagnosed with scabies . He and his roomates have all sought medical treatment ..., yet his skin continues to itch and the rash is all over his body. Are there any other... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bharatesh Devendra Basti ( Dermatologist)

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Dr.  Raghuveer Murki MD

believed I had crusted scabies (which was only affecting my hands), so my family done the treatment etc. I ...Okay so I just had a warm bath and when I hopped out I noticed LOTS of little red dots all... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Raghuveer Murki ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Johny Chacko MD

Hi, ive just been treated for mild scabies and have had the treatment cream but im still itcvhing ... and the sunbed after being treated with scabies ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Johny Chacko ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Ravindra Singh Chandrakar MD

Hi I have scabies I am using cream at the moment but I m just wondering if there is any other way also a tall of getting read of them? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ravindra Singh Chandrakar ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Rafiqullah Khan MD

time, because they are still itching after scabies treatment. Almost always they are experiencing Post Scabies Syndrome. I had this experience and learned the hard way! ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rafiqullah Khan ( Pediatrician)
Dr.   Charu Bansal MD

Hi doctor..i think i have scabies...i have the tinu bumps and scratch marks on my knees and stomach area..i use tetmosol soap twice day to bath and permethrin cream.can i use the cream daily.and if i do ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Charu Bansal ( Dermatologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Yogesh D MD

Please consult his doctor again as soon as possible. Looks like infected scabies and this needs a good antibiotic along with anti scabies treatment.

Dr.  Shailja Puri MD

Hello and welcome to HCM, Very effective treatment is available for scabies. You need to consult your doctor (preferably) dermatologist for clinical examination and prescription of anti-scabies...

Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi MD

Hello Take care for personal hygiene , wash the area with some anti septic soap . Take montelukast+fexfofendine combination tablet once in the night for 4-5 days . But this type of itching is also to other members of your...