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Will acticin treat scabies?

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Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney MD

I have a pet pot belly pig and it seems I have picked up MItes and have Scabies . How do I cure this. Using tea tree oil heavy mix with Coconut Oil to treat the itching. How do I kill these guys. I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Rahul Kumar MD

can I use dry sulfur to treat scabies? YYYY@YYYY ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

I have been treating myself for three days with tea tree oil baths. First to days seem to help put now the itching seem worst. Does that mean it is helping an killing the scabies? And does lice shampoo ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kakkar S. MD

Hi there. My boyfriend gave me scabies 3 months ago and we have treated ourselves with permethrin countless times including this week. I've thrown out clothing and bedding and we are in a hotel this week ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Moumita Chakraborty MD

There are six or more cases of scabies at the nursing home where I work. Two are residents whom I dress and bath and change. They've been treated. I have never had scabies, would doing things like ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Moumita Chakraborty ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.   Hardik Pitroda MD

Hi there...I have had scabies since December, 2011-Wayy too long! I have tried several treatments including Permetrin which did not work..Can you please give me some advice to get clear ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hardik Pitroda ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

My daughter has been diagnosed with scabies. I have done treatment, detailed my house with bleach, hot water and a steam cleaner. I washed all clothing in my house including sheets, pillows, towels ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Sheetal Verma MD

say it is not scabies a few other staff have the same lumps as me I treated myself with lyclear ...I believe i have contacted scabies at work i am a nurse and cared for a patient who has a rash all ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sheetal Verma ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney MD

Hi there, just wondering what methods/products would be best used for killing the scabies mite ... natural treatments for curing scabies, is this true??, and would eyculyptus oil be of the same cure as tea ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney ( 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)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.    Prof. Kunal Saha MD

Scabies is a parasitic disease that could result in itchiness. You need to get it treated. Please do not forget to say thanks.

Dr. Suresh K Yadav MD

May be infected scabies with eczema. Thanks