Posts Tagged ‘scabies treatment’


Permethrin Cream – An Effective Scabies Treatment?

One of the first lines of treatment for scabies is permethrin cream 5%.   Also known as Elimite, it is fairly effective at killing the mite.  The 5% version is usually available via prescription, but I have seen it on Amazon.  But if your insurance covers prescriptions, use that at your local drug store instead.  It’s […]

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Scabies Cream – Does It Work?

Is scabies cream effective at getting rid of the mite?  There are actually five different types of cream you can try if you have a scabies infection.  Each one has its pros and cons, including how they work and what their side effects are.  Let’s take a look at them in detail. Permethrin Cream This […]

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How to Get Rid of Scabies

So how do you get rid of scabies?  There are actually several different ways. Which one you choose depends on how much work you want to put into getting rid of the mite once and for all. First, do you want to get a prescription?  These are effective 90% of the time or more.  Many […]

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