Scabest 1% Soap

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Composition for Scabest 1% Soap

65
₹0.87/Soap
75 gm in 1 packet
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Medicine Overview of Scabest Soap

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Uses of Scabest Soap

Scabest 1% Soap is used in the treatment of scabies.
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Side effects of Scabest Soap

Common

Erythematous rash, Itching, Dry skin, Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation).

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How to use Scabest Soap

Use it as advised by your doctor or check the label for directions before use.

How Scabest Soap works

Permethrin is a pyrethroid compound and it belongs to a class of medications called as Ectoparasiticides.  It acts on the nervous system of variety of pests including itch mite and head and pubic lice causing paralysis and death.

In Depth Information on Scabest Soap

Expert advice for Scabest Soap

  • Inform you doctor if you have any skin conditions or allergies to medicines, food or other substances, asthma, or if you have any other medical conditions. 
  • Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes and wear gloves to avoid irritation to hands. If permethrin is accidentally introduced into the eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water. 
  • Apply the medication on small part of the hair to ensure it does not affect coloured or permed hair before application to entire head.
  • Check hair for active infestation with lice or nits after one repetition of treatment after 14 days as you may be at risk of developing resistance to treatment.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Scabest 1% Soap
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Scabest 1% Soap is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
SAFE
Scabest 1% Soap is safe to use during lactation. Human stud
ies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Scabest 1% Soap does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Scabest
1% Soap in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
SAFE
Scabest 1% Soap is safe to use in patients with liver diseas
e. No dose adjustment of Scabest 1% Soap is recommended.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Permethrin, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Scabest 1% Soap

Frequently asked questions for Permethrin

Scabest is not an over the counter medicine. It is sold only upon a prescription by a registered medical practitioner.

Substitutes for Scabest

No substitutes found for this medicine
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