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will alcohol kill scabies

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
36 years experience Infectious Disease
No: You need specific medications to treat scabies.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
No: Med prescribed by health care provider are usually needed to treat scabies. Creams include: Permethrin 5%, benzyl benzoate, sulfur in petrolatum, ; c ... Read More

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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Not treatment.: Medications prescribed by your health care provider are usually needed to treat scabies. Creams include: Permethrin 5%, benzyl benzoate, sulfur in pet ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marcelo Laufer
32 years experience Pediatric Infectious Disease
No: No.
A female asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
25 years experience Pediatrics
Scabies: No,and those can be flammable which makes it unsafe.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Get a real Rx: Your physician can give you something that will actually kill the mites. Your pharmacist may have an idea also. Please don't fool around trying to tre ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ecaterina Sartina
35 years experience Pediatrics
It hasnt been tested: Because "No “over-the-counter” (non-prescription) products have been tested and approved to treat scabies." Re: CDC website: http://www.cdc.gov/paras ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Ivermectin: After you take ivermectin, it stays in your body for a little over 4 days. Thus, after 4 days you can drink alcohol.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
25 years experience Pediatrics
Scabies treatment: involves using a prescription medication, usually in a cream form. It is applied head to toe overnight, then washed off. It is important to washes a ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Here's how...: Hello. If you have scabies it can require a fair effort to get rid of it. First, you and all the members of your household will need to be treated. Iv ... Read More
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
46 years experience Dermatology
No: Treat scabies safely with prescription Elimite (permethrin) or in resistant cases lindane. Elimite (permethrin) is safe for everyone including small c ... Read More

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