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Comparative study of 5% permethrin cream and 1% lindane lotion for the treatment of scabies



Comparative study of 5% permethrin cream and 1% lindane lotion for the treatment of scabies



Archives of Dermatology 126(2): 167-170



A multicentre, randomized, investigator-blind trial to compare the safety and efficacy of single, whole-body applications of 5% permethrin cream with that of 1% lindane lotion for the treatment of scabies (caused by Sarcoptes scabiei) in 467 patients (in the USA and Mexico) is reported.

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Accession: 002054252

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PMID: 1689135

DOI: 10.1001/archderm.1990.01670260037006


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