The first line drug in the treatment of scabies
Kametrin 5% cream containing permethrin is used to treat infection with Sarcoptes scabiei parasite (the cause of scabies).
Method of Use:
Apply the desired amount of cream from the neck to the soles of the feet completely on the skin and massage. Wash the skin after 8 to 14 hours. The effect of the drug after using it once, remains on the body for at least 10 days.
Warnings and Precautions:
1- This cream is usually used only once for treatment.
2- The use of this medicine during pregnancy and breastfeeding should be done according to the doctor's opinion.
3- This medicine is for external use only.
4- Itching, redness and edema that usually accompany this disease may intensify if permethrin cream is used for a short period of time.
5- This medicine should not be used by people who have a history of any allergy to the components used in its preparation and similar medicines.
6- The most common side effect of taking this medicine is itching. Also, mild and transient burning sensation, redness, numbness and rash may be observed.
7- Keep it below 30°C.
8- Protect from freezing.