antiscabietic

antiscabietic

(ant″i-skā″bē-et′ik) [ anti- + scabietic]
1. Preventing or relieving scabies.
2. An agent that prevents or relieves scabies.
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finds numerous mentions in traditional medicinal systems such as Ayurveda, as antiseptic, antipyretic, antiscabietic, diuretic, expectorant, stimulant, and for the treatment of bronchitis, dysuria, urinary infection, and in gonorrheal recovery (Dikshit and Hussain 1984).