Dermatology (Skin conditions)

Scabies

Lyclear (Permethrin Cream) - Patient Information For The Treatment Of Scabies

  • All members of the household and anyone you share a bed with or have close physical contact with needs to be treated whether or not they have symptoms.
  • All contacts need to be treated on the same night.
  • Apply the cream to the whole of the body from the neck down and leave on overnight. If you wash your hands reapply the cream.
  • Wash off the next day - bath or shower.
  • One application is usually sufficient. Repeat application one week later may occasionally be required if prescribed by your doctor.

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