How to Get Rid of Scabies

 


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A tiny mite causes scabies and the symptoms include appearance of small red bumps, blisters and rashes on the skin. The most affected parts of skin include the side of figures, wrist, elbow, thighs, breast, buttocks and stomach. If you have any of the symptoms, you probably need to know how to get rid of scabies. Scabies is one of the contagious diseases and can spread from one person to another. The clothes and bed can play an important role for spreading the disease, however the mite cannot travel from one person to another.

One most common method to get rid of scabies is to prevent the mite from spreading and it can happen only if the scabies is diagnosed at the right time. Once the disease is diagnosed at the right time, the treatment should be started immediately and the person should not be allowed to go for school, day care or work, as at these places the risk of the spread of mite is more. Sometimes it has noticed that the infected person attend school, childcare and sudden outbreak of scabies takes place at these places.

To get rid of scabies, the treatment of the person having symptoms of scabies should be started immediately. Skin lotions containing chemicals lindane or pyrethrin are very useful in controlling mite and its eggs. The lotion should be applied to all portions of the body below neck and should be applied to person having skin-to-skin contact with that also. These medicines should be used only after getting prescription from doctor and in no case the lotion should be taken in excess of as prescribed by health care professional. Treatment of the person is generally repeated after seven days to get rid of any egg that may have been survived. The main side effect of these medicines is that these cause itching and the itching may remain for a weak. If the itching continue for more than seven days, do not over use the medicine and contact to your doctor.

So to get rid of scabies you should immediately start treatment and should avoid spreading the mite.

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