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    Condition: Scabies
    8/4/2015 9:22:08 AM

    Reviewer: mitekiller, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    After struggling for over a week with an unknown rash that has drove me to distraction, the small 'tunneling' started to appear on my hands and my Dr prescribed this and told me it was scabies. Very humbling, truly. The application was not horrible but I wish for the $100 prescription they could have added a pump dispenser. The smell was not like a pesticide as I thought it would be- more ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Scabies
    1/28/2015 8:02:08 AM

    Reviewer: tuffmate, Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Had severe reaction because I did NOT read all instructions closely enough. Must wait ONE hr. after bathing to apply, not IMMEDIATELY. This allows the lotion to get into bloodstream too quickly and that will make one VERY sick. It has taken most of the itch away and it has been 4 days. The scab/sores are starting to heal and it does not look a angry. Would advise using, but this is poison, so ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Scabies
    2/17/2011 11:51:47 AM

    Reviewer: more743, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I was prescribed lindane as a last resort. We've had scabies for almost 2 mos. and after 2 applications of Permethrin cream I was prescribed Lindane. My dr went over the instructions but as with any medication I read the insert to make sure I took all the precautions I needed to. My husband & I applied it last night and I have already felt the relief and I had them MUCH worse than he did, ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Scabies
    8/9/2010 1:38:43 PM

    Reviewer: TOPWOPJOY, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    It was a very devastating time for me,not only having scabies at my age, but the Lindane didn't work at all. Have tried many different meds prescibed by my doctor,those haven't helped either.

    Condition: Scabies
    6/21/2010 10:21:31 AM

    Reviewer: sillybutt, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    My doctor didn't give me proper instructions on using this medicine. Therefore I have broke out into a reaction, severe headaches, soreness, nausea. I would NEVER use this medicine again.

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