Permethrin Cream 5% for Scabies
Permethrin is considered very safe. Possible side effects include:
- Temporary redness of the skin.
- Burning or stinging.
If these side effects persist, call your doctor.
See Drug Reference for a full list of side effects. (Drug Reference is not available in all systems.)
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: March 14, 2011|
|Medical Review:||Reference Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine
Reference Alexander H. Murray, MD, FRCPC - Dermatology