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Can the ingredient phenylephrine that's found in hemmorhoidal creme be effective against scabies?

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Dr. Arthur Balin
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In brief: Scabies

No. Phenlyephrine is used for its vasoconstrictor properties to decrease inflammation.
You will need a scabicide to get rid of scabies. See your dermatologist if you don't know for sure what you have.

In brief: Scabies

No. Phenlyephrine is used for its vasoconstrictor properties to decrease inflammation.
You will need a scabicide to get rid of scabies. See your dermatologist if you don't know for sure what you have.
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