The following Conditions are related to Itchy

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  • Head Lice (Pediculosis)

    1. Over-the-counter medicated shampoos or lotions: There are several over-the-counter treatments available that contain ingredients such as permethrin, pyrethrin, or malathion. Follow the instructions carefully and repeat the treatment as needed. 2. Prescription medications: In some cases, a healthcare provider may prescribe a stronger medication, such as benzyl alcohol, ivermectin, or spinosad, to treat head lice. 3.  Read More

  • Ringworm (Tinea)

    Ringworm, also known as tinea, is a fungal infection that can affect the skin, scalp, and nails. The most common causes of ringworm include: 1. Fungal infection: Ringworm is caused by various types of fungi, including dermatophytes such as Trichophyton, Microsporum, and Epidermophyton. These fungi thrive in warm, moist environments and can be spread through direct contact with an infected person or animal, or by sharing contaminat  Read More

  • Scabies

    Yes, there are medications available to treat scabies. The most common treatment is a prescription cream or lotion that is applied to the entire body from the neck down and left on for a specified amount of time before being washed off. In some cases, oral medications may also be prescribed. It is important to follow the instructions provided by a healthcare provider and to treat all household members and close contacts to prevent reinfestatio  Read More