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what to do if i overdose on permethrin lotion?

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Dr. Katherine Brown
16 years experience Dermatology
See a doctor: An overdose on any type of medication warrants stopping the medication and seeing a doctor immediately!
Answered on Jul 15, 2016
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Dr. Morris Westfried
46 years experience Dermatology
Wah off: Side effects are extremely rare. Topical steroids will treat irritation and itching left after scabies. Ifthere are other symptoms. Contact your physician for monitoring.
Answered on Oct 3, 2017
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