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Rishi Kumar Dr. Kumar
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What is the cure for scabies?

Rishi Kumar Dr. Kumar
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What is the cure for scabies?

Permethrin 5% Cream: Permethrin 5% cream (prescribed by your physician) is applied to all skin surfaces below the neck and left on overnight. Repeat this application one week later. In the meantime, one should decontaminate all linen, bed sheets, etc. By washing in hot water. All close contacts should also be worked up for scabies due to the skin-to-skin transmission of the mite. ...Read more

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Scabies (Definition)

An itchy skin disease caused ...Read more


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What is the quick cure for scabies?

What is the quick cure for scabies?

Best to see Dr, but: Read this article and especially item #3: http://www.wikihow.com/Cure-Scabies This should help - but plan to see a Dr if possible - Best wishes! ...Read more

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What is the treatment for scabies?

What is the treatment for scabies?

Permethrin: Scabies is caused by the mite sarcoptes scabiei. They tunnel under the skin and spread all over. They are very active and readily spread from person to person. The treatment is to apply permethin once overnight and repeat in one week if necessary.. Post scabetic itching is treated with topical steroids. Sheets and pillow cases are washed the next morning. ...Read more

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What is the cure for eczema?

What is the cure for eczema?

Control, no cure: While eczema cannot be cured, it can be improved and controlled by using gentle skin care, moisturizing at least daily, and taking a medication to prevent itching. You should also find out if you are allergic since avoiding the allergen may significantly improve the eczema as well. ...Read more

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What is the cure for leishmaniasis?

Dr. SG Erman Dr. Erman
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What is the cure for leishmaniasis?

Multiple: A few different medications may be used: medicines called antimony-containing compounds are the main drugs used to treat leishmaniasis. These include: meglumine antimoniate sodium stibogluconate other drugs that may be used include: amphotericin b ketoconazole miltefosine paromomycin pentamidine. ...Read more

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What is the cure for pimples?

What is the cure for pimples?

Pimples cure?: What is cure for pimples? ANS: I do not know your age or gender so hard to tell. If a teenager the "cure" is wait till your hormones stabilize and they go away. I know they are hard to deal with at a young age. If your local Dr can't help control them then ask to see a Dermatologist who specializes in pimples. They may be able to help some or a lot depending on cause. ...Read more

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What is the best cure for eczema?

What is the best cure for eczema?

Steroids: Depends on the severity of eczema, your physician may prescribe a mild to strong potency topical steroids. Use moisturizer and skin cleansers instead of soap for bathing.Oral antihistamine to help with itching. ...Read more

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What is the cure for vesiculitis?

What is the cure for vesiculitis?

Here are some...: Cure is a thing of the impossible, but can be modified and controlled for most of times, not always because it's hard to make a clinical diagnosis of vesiculitis. However, a tissue specimen from transrectal prostate biopsy may include a portion of seminal vesicle, which microscopically shows the features of inflammation. Which one is it? The key point lies on if you need Rx clinically. So, ask dr ...Read more

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What is the cure for heamorhoid?

What is the cure for heamorhoid?

Rubber band, surgery: Most people can control the symptoms of hemorroids by avoiding constipation, and using over the counter or prescription ointments. But for cure you need to consult a surgeon and you can either get rubber band ligation which cuts of blood supply or scar the tissue around it. Or surgery to remove the hemorroids. ...Read more

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What is the cure for blepharitis?

What is the cure for blepharitis?

Swollen eyelids: Can sometimes be persistent. But you should consult an eye doctor and have a thorough exam if your condition persists. ...Read more

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What is the best cure for vitiligo?

What is the best cure for vitiligo?

Vitiligo: Regrettably that cannot be answered on-line. You must see your primary doctor soon and he/she will likely refer you to a dermatologist or other specialist - depending on what was found at your initial visit. If you can, please drop me a note once you know more precisely what is going on. ...Read more

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What is the cure for colds?

What is the cure for colds?

Boost immunity: 1. Throat coat liquorice tea: several times/day 2. Megafood Megaflora plus probiotics 4 caps 2 times/day for 1 week. 3. Sunshine for 30-45 minutes daily at noon or Vitamin D3 10,000 IU/day (NOW brand is good) 4. Zinc supplement 50 mg/day (NOW brand is good) with food for 7-10 days 5. No milk products for 10-15 days ...Read more

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What is the cure for keloids?

What is the cure for keloids?

Keloid treatment: There is no "cure" for keloids. Keloids can be problematic, particularly if enlarging, are painful or itch, or ulcerated and bleed. For small ones silicone sheeting or gels may help decrease redness and height, but there is very little you can do on your own. Treatment typically requires steroid injections, excision with repair, or a combination of both. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for petriasis versicolour?

What is the best treatment for petriasis versicolour?

Cosmetic Problem: Aka tinea versicolor. It is a fungal infection of the skin, causing skin color changes. Other than the visible changes, it does not cause any other medical problems. Most of the time, it is not treated. It can be controlled using anti-fungal creams or shampoos (like medicated selsun), which are applied and rinsed off 20 minutes later. Oral treatment can be worse than the problem. ...Read more

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What is the cure for schizophrenia?

What is the cure for schizophrenia?

Tx options: Schizophrenia requires life-long treatment with use of atypical antipsychotics as the mainstay. Conventional neuroleptics are another alternative. Psychosocial treatments that go hand in hand with medications include: family therapy, social skills training, vocational rehabilitation & individual therapy. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for eczema?

What is the treatment for eczema?

Trap water in skin: Eczema is a disorder not a disease. There are probably many causes. Defects in skin maturation & immunological over-reaction play significant roles. Most of my patients respond to bathing for 15 minutes daily in warm water. Use cetaphil or cerave instead of soap. Apply calcineurin inhibitors or corticosteroids to hot spots on skin. With creams or ointments (not lotions) moisturize, moisturize, etc. ...Read more

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