Is there a period of time when residents might be contageous after treatment?
She was always scratching head and digging in ears. The Doctor may contact you to see why you need more salve or they may just prescribe another tube. Just a heads up on that.
Leave no area untreated. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Philip Werner May 20, at 5: Tons of good info here, please read.
The very first thing to do when you get Scabies. Thanks for this site!!! Do you isolate residents for any length of time? I can attest to the effectiveness of Permethrin particularly against mosquitos and ticks. I went on a trip, went about life and month or so later got a rash, so I thought.
If you need additional advice be sure to check out the rest of the blog. I treated some clothes yesterday, hanging on the clothesline.
January 13, at Let me know if you are interested, I still have about 60 tubes left within last year I sold over 2, in the USA. I think you could safely use either 8 hours as for the topical or 24 hours which is more conservative, and hopefully do-able in the institutions and nobody can fault you. Permethrin is the treatment that historically has been most commonly used, mostly because it has been less expensive than ivermectin.
When using a conventional washer and drier, use the gentle wash and dry cycles.
It is the active ingredient used in Insect Shield and Buzz Off clothing and kills bugs when they land on your clothing. Every possible question has been asked repeatedly no offense. Scabies is found commonly in correctional facilities.
It had a slightly mediciny odor but not as bad as I thought it would be. So here is the direct link to Youtube. Skip to main content. I suffered for 18 months with this underdiagnosed and poorly treated condition.