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Scabies ..... help!

After applying the cream for scabies. Serveral days later, why do I still feel itchy at night?
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I wish I knew this as well. I used the prescribed permethrin 6 days ago and have seen no difference in my symptoms.
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Hello,
According to American osteopathic college of dermatology, it is usual for itching and rash to continue for as long as two to four weeks after treatment of scabies.  Hence a second application a week later is often advised. In some cases, repeat applications weekly are needed until cured.
I hope it helps. Take care and God bless.
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