Information about Sulphur
Sulphur is used in the treatment of scabies.
How sulphur works
Sulfur has germicidal, fungicidal, parasiticidal, and keratolytic actions. Its germicidal activity may be the result of its conversion to pentathionic acid by epidermal cells or by certain microorganisms.
Common side effects of sulphur
Erythematous rash, Itching, Dry skin, Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation).