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I break out with little bumps that itch so bad.I scratch so

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I break out with little white bumps that itch so bad.I scratch so bad, my whole body ithes and I have tried every medacine and cream on the shelf.Its so painful.please help.Thank you, ***** *****
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 9 years ago.

Hello Rita Pastrano,


This can be scabies. Read here the details;

The treatment is by prescription lotions and medications. Two medications commonly prescribed are permethrin (Elimite, Acticin) and crotamiton (Eurax). Elderly people and people who have low body immunity or resistance will have severe variety, may need oral medications.

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Customer: replied 9 years ago.
I went to a family doctor in October 2007. It is not scabees.
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 9 years ago.

Ok, I would opt out, so another expert can help you on this.


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