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Permethrin and ivermectin for scabies

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Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

So a girl gave me scabies right before Thanksgiving I went to the pet store and got Permethrin and Ivermectin . He doesn't seem to be working. If I go see a doctor is there something stronger they can... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saumya Mittal ( Diabetologist)
Dr. Alekhya MD

Hi I spoke to one of you last month a bout a problem I was having and also went to doc and was diagnosed with scabies well. worse nowcant be scabies. all over me my hands feet hair. noise even my lip ... View answer

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

I got scabies two months ago and have done 7 Permethrin treatments (all partially failed due to bad ... burrow erupting or the effect of the Permethrin? I am terrified that I have scabies in my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Shoaib Khan MD

for how long would I be protected from scabies in my environment if I took one dose of ivermectin? or stromectol in pill form? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shafi Ullah Khan MD

of ivermectin now I have a cough bringing up white stuff along with clear and sometimes I cant stop coughing I ...'m still getting new areas on my skin and my arms are itchy. I'm wondering if the scabies are... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shafi Ullah Khan ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.  Harshit Bhachech MD

I am infested with Scabies. I have used Permethrin Cream for two months and Ivermectin pills ... Ivermectin. Is there anything else I can be doing. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harshit Bhachech ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Ilyas Patel MD

Hello im having scabies for 2 years.i have applied permethrin for many times with full medical protocol but it doesnt work now my 2 years old son has developed similar rashes.i coudnt take ivermectin ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilyas Patel ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Sanjay Kini MD

I have a patient who is covered in crusted scabies currently being treated with ivermectin 18mg once weekly and permethrin cream applied 2-3 times weekly( as the patient sees fit) she believes ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sanjay Kini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Mano Rajam MD

I am in Thailand currently and seems that I have scabies. I went to Bangkok hospital and foctor ordered me Hecin lice killing cream 1% permethrin. Now after about one week from treatment I have new ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mano Rajam ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Mitesh MD

Hello doctor. I was diagnosed with scabies about 3 months ago. I took permethrin cream several times. Used ivermectin pills. Tea trea oil mixed in body wash and used topically as well. The bumps ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mitesh ( Homeopath)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

hi,yes this can happen in few hysensitive people

Dr.  Divakara MD

HI Treatment is by using Permethrin cream , but you need to consult a Physician and take treatment under his supervision .

Dr.  Krunal Modi MD

Hello, Welcome to HCM. Keep distance with children. Wear clothes with washing and ironing. Permethrin is good, apply lotion. Ivermectin and crotamiton also used. Take after consulting your skin...