Category Archives: scabies treatment

Psoriasis is one of the most common skin diseases in the world. The root cause for this disease is uncontrolled growth in the skin cells. Psoriasis is often termed as a chronic disease as it takes may years to cure. The only thing common between Psoriasis and Scabies is the fact that the both are […]

Sulfur has been used to treat various skin conditions in the form of soaps, lotions, creams and ointments. It is considered to be highly effective and also safe for treating scabies. For more details read the article below. Sulfur is known to be very effective for the treatment of Scabies. It is important to follow […]

Sarcoptic mange is a contagious skin disease that is caused by the Sarcoptes scabies mite. Mites are not insect,s but kind of parasites with eight legs. They are microscopic and cannot be seen by the naked eye. The Scabies mites that cause the infection in humans are from the same family. The mites that cause […]

Scabies infection looks very similar to eczema, other insect bites, dry skin and sometime impetigo. Then, how do doctors distinguish between all other types of insect bites and scabies? Let’s find out. Article Body: Once a person gets infected with Scabies, the first symptoms appear only after 4 to 6 weeks.  The moment you see […]

Scabies is a very contagious skin disease that is characterized by severe itching and discomfort. There is hardly any possibility that scabies rashes will not itch, but unless of course, one is not using ointments to kill the itch. In very rare cases and we must say only a few lucky individuals, do not go […]

Scabies is often misdiagnosed because the early symptoms resemble a host of other skin diseases. But getting the symptoms examined by an experienced doctor will help in timely diagnosis and treatment of scabies. The first symptoms of Scabies only appear after 4 to 6 weeks. The first signs can easily be mistaken for an insect […]

An insect bite can be readily diagnosed when the insect remains on the site of the bite, as in blood suckers like flies, mosquitoes. Parasites that are not visible are not easy to catch. They mostly are microscopic and often bite when the patient is sleeping. Scabies mites along with bed bugs and sand flies […]

Permethrin is similar to a synthetic pyrethoid and can be classified as a neurotoxin. This is the reason why it is known to cause several side effects. Next time anyone tells you that permethrin treats scabies in a single application, ask them to reconsider. The side effects or symptoms of Permethrin might include an elevation […]

Triamcinolone Acetonide is a drug that mimics the action of corticosteroids, in the body. These creams are also prescribed by doctors for treating the scabies rashes.  Triamcinolone Acetonide creams are often prescribed by doctors for treating eczema like symptoms, redness, itching, inflammation and dryness. Most of these symptoms are also seen in Scabies. It is […]

The Scabies infection can spread through the personal belongings and the bed of the infected person. The main reason for the spread of infection is personal contact with an infected person. A simple hug or intimate relationships are also sure shot reasons for contracting the infection. If a scabied person is going to travel with […]