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Treated for scabies with permethrin cream (1 day ago). Is it normal to still feel real itchy? How long should I wait before worrying about the itching

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Dr. Michael Tomeo
Dermatology

In brief: Yes

The itch od scabies can last up to a few weeks even after adequate tx.
However, the itch should improve within a week or so.

In brief: Yes

The itch od scabies can last up to a few weeks even after adequate tx.
However, the itch should improve within a week or so.
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