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After treating scabies with first dose of permethrin is it ok to still be itchy? Especially at night? Granted it's not as bad as before.

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Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
Urgent Care
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In brief: Yes

the itching can last for a week sometimes which is why I recommend an antihistamine or steroid and repeat treatment for another week.
Get checked if your symptoms persist . Good luck

In brief: Yes

the itching can last for a week sometimes which is why I recommend an antihistamine or steroid and repeat treatment for another week.
Get checked if your symptoms persist . Good luck
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