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What is permethrin cream usually used for

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Dr. Mihail Iepure MD

hi. i have an itchy penis and i have used permetherin cream to see if it would help. it didnt help. what can work? i dont have any burning while urinating it just itches on my penis and on the sides ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mihail Iepure ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  BR Hudda MD

I treated head lice with 5% permetherin cream on Sunday night and used lice comb to pull nits. I pulled again Mon. Night. When I checked tonight I daw what looked like a nymph moving through her hair ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. BR Hudda ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Vivek Chail MD

what is permethrin cream 5% for? I just found a rx for my 16 year old son and his girlfriend. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vivek Chail ( Radiologist)
Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney MD

Hello! My 95 year old mother contracted scabies while in rehab last April. I have treated her with Permethrin cream ( and all that entails) 5 times since the initial outbreak, but it keeps coming back ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Kalpana Pathak MD

I have used the scabie permethrin cream twice and I still have nodes on my body that still itch. There are some on my penis as well. Are the mites still in the nodes? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kalpana Pathak ( Dermatologist)

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Dr.  Carol Rogala MD

Hi Doc , I am suffering from scabies and today I used PERMETHRIN cream. There many bumps on my whole body and it is itchy as well. Can you please help me and recomend me what exactly I should do... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Carol Rogala ( Emergency Medicine Specialist)
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... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Charu Bansal ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Kruti MD

can you use Permethrin cream for treatment of pityriasis rosea ? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kruti ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Shyam B. Kale MD

treatment with permethrin and ivermectin. He also sad that I should be treated. I took permethrin cream 5%, and 12mg ivermectin on the same day Jim was treated. I never had itching until now days... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shyam B. Kale ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Praveen Rodrigues MD

. Then I did the prescribed permethrin cream about 4-5 days ago. The bites itch worse than ever now ...Hello. I recently treated for what I *think* was scabies , after having been exposed to someone... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Rodrigues ( Dermatologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Shanthi.E MD

this means reaction or adverse effect of the cream. You must stop using the cream at once on the foreskin.

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 .