Not a good choice
Prescription Permethrin 5%(elimite
) cream is the most common medication to treat scabies and it works well. Lindane
is mentioned in the above answer- it is rarely used now and carries a boxed warning because it has caused seizures and death in some age groups and low weight individuals.
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