Last updated on February 2018

Oral Ivermectin Versus Topical Permethrin to Treat Scabies in Children


Are you eligible to participate in this study?

You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:

  • Conditions: Scabies
  • Age: - 16 Years
  • Gender: Male or Female

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age less than 16 years
  • Weight more than 15 kg
  • Documented diagnosis of scabies, defined by positive dermoscopic examination.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous scabies therapy during the past 4 weeks
  • Known allergy to ivermectin or permethrin
  • Widespread eczematization or impetiginization
  • Liver or renal failure

Recruitment Status: Open


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