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does a scabies rash get worse after treatment before it gets better? and does epsom salt baths help to kill the scabies?

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Dr. Jeffrey Fromowitz
18 years experience Dermatology
Should not: After treatment the rash should not flare. The best treatments are Permethrin 5% cream and / or oral Ivermectin depending on the severity of the case.
Answered on Jun 1, 2018
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