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No studies done...: While not specifically studied in babies, Eurax (crotamiton) states on its website this medicine is not an acceptable treatment for pregnant women. The best resource regarding the treatment of your baby is to contact your local pediatrician or dermatologist. Eurax (crotamiton) has furthermore been labeled as contraindicated in damaged or excoriated skin, so reasonable caution must be exercised. ...Read more
Better not!: First of all, no indications in infants! Secondly, there are less toxic medications you can use for babies! But snag a md diagnosis first before using it! Would you use cheap oil product on your priceless bentley car? You save a little but it might it might damage the product! Regards! ...Read more
See below: There should be no side effects.Get a more detailed answer ›
Eurax (crotamiton) lotion was applied 2x a day for 3 days to my son 1 yr and 2 months old. Was the application toxic for him?
Eurax (crotamiton) is safe: Eurax (crotamiton) is safe for the toddler, safe even for pregnant women. ...Read more
Still feel crawling and itch been on perm and Eurax (crotamiton) nothing is working washed everything in hot water and bleached whole house son still gets welts?
Is it yourself?: Or your son? Please clarify, if is yourself, please check with your pcp, it might be your gall bladder, or any of the drugs/combination of drugs you are taking, if it is your son, recurrent/chronic (hives) or welts, needs to be seen by an allergist/immunologist, check aaaai. Org or acaai. Org for an allergist in your area, good luck ...Read more
With in 24 hours: Cleanse all of the above with in 24 hours after you first apply the medication. ...Read more
I've scabies. Lately, I've been using Crotamiton cream. If I don't feel any itchy, does that mean I've been cured completely? Thanks, for the feedback
Been on perm and Eurax (crotamiton) nothing is working scabies outbreak at kids school washed everything in hot water, clorax the whole house now what?
Scabies: I am guessing that you mean you still have itching? This is normal. The medication kills the bug but does not remove it from your skin. The itching persists for several days after the infection is cured. ...Read more
See below: Eurax is primarily used for persons with scabies. It has scabicidal and antipruritic/itch actions. The mechanisms of these actions are not known. For chickenpox-i recommend antihistamines that are sedating like benadryl (diphenhydramine). Topical lotions/creams like calamine or aveeno tub soaks can help. I would save the Eurax for scabies infestation-aka body lice. ...Read more
I was diagnosed with scabies. They prescribed eurax (crotamiton) cream. I have cyst like lumps with yellowish bloody pus oozing. Worried. Please help!
Scabies.: Eurex application would be appropriate for scabies, which is typically intensely itchy. With pus, though, it sounds like you may have a bacterial superinfection. I'd have to see it to be sure, but that sounds a little more involved than just scabies. Not worrisome, just curious. ...Read more
I am taking ivermectin and applying crotamiton cream on my whole body to cure scabies. When can I drink alcohol after taking the ivermectin?
There are none...: Even the strongest opiates only "take the edge off" for people in chronic pain. Meds are only one part of dealing with the pain. A useful tool, but pain is so necessary for survival that we are not "allowed" to monkey with it much. In acute pain, the transition from miserable to less miserable can be great. In chronic pain, it's just part of the plan. ...Read more
Sometimes: Sometimes they are. For the most part, expired drugs simply lose potency once past their expiration date. There are, however, some drugs that actually become harmful if taken after they expire. As such, it is best to throw out any medications you have after a year. ...Read more
ASPRIN: Actually no one has decided on 'safest'. Asprin has been around since before you were born and unless you take too much (yes, too much of anything isn't good) most people are okay with it. If the pain it too severe for asprin you need to know what causes it. Good diagnosis is called for. See the dr. ...Read more