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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3) We report a case of crusted scabies in a young male with very low CD4 count that showed excellent response to antiscabietic treatment.
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).
In both groups patients were advised not to use any other antiscabietic medicine during the study period.