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How can you tell the difference if you still have scabies or if the scabies went away

my boyfriend and i recently both got treated for scabies we did two treatments, our last treatment was about 2 weeks ago maybe 3 were not for sure and we used permethrin cream, my boyfriend has recently became really itchy again at night and after showering his arm looks like it has a rash on it and he said it burns and hurts, now iv been itchy to and iv got bumps appering but they arent as itchy as they were before and the do go away im just wondering if we have got the scabies again or is this just the cream or post scabies syndrom? please help!

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DukeCityMuscle

Sounds like a relapse. Scabies can be difficult to cure in just one treatment. You may need to get a prescription cream or lotion such as Kwell. Launder ALL your fabrics-- clothing, sheets, towels, blankets, etc.-- in hot water. And, your question will be easier to read when you use proper capitalization and punctuation.

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Bravo, well done!
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okay sorry didn't know this was a class! some people don't use 'proper caps and pun' if you didn't like the way i had worded it then you shouldn't of comment, we'v done all that you werent any help :)
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Boo, take a deep breath and relax.
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You need to treat everything else for a few days or you'll just get it back. Do a major cleaning. It will just keep going around and around.

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we'v done all of that even put everything we couldnt wash in a bag for 72 hours
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Hot hot water? Spray rubbing alcohol and water on furniture.
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You are their food. You need to leave the house for several days.
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the thing is me and my boyfriend dont live together, i wasnt itchy at all until this weekend when we hung out, i think i did my treatment and everything right but he did something wrong iv been trying to find out if the scabies came back so i think the best way to solve all this once and for all is to go to my doctor and get him to scrape me! thanks
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It could be that there is an allergic reaction to the cream being used for treatment. You should both see a doctor again, so as to determine the cause of the itchiness and how they can be treated.

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