Dr. K: Scabies respond to topical medications

Oct 12, 2012 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: Erie Times News

Q) My daughter picked up scabies at her day care center. How should I treat it? And what can I do to make sure she doesn't get infected again? A) Scabies is a skin infestation by tiny, parasitic insects called mites.

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sue

Cusseta, GA

#1 Nov 6, 2012
I've taken stromectil and permethrin treatments but still getting new bites. What next? HELP!!!
misery_in_au

Marrickville, Australia

#2 Nov 6, 2012
treat your environment and everyone in it. Did you use at least two consecutive doses of each med, and did you use perm on face and scalp?

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