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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Ivermectin was effective antiscabietic for children as it was easy to administer and the children had good acceptability.
(3) We report a case of crusted scabies in a young male with very low CD4 count that showed excellent response to antiscabietic treatment.
The East Indian sandalwood tree, Santalum album L., 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).