Cost: 1 bottle of scabies shampoo treatment costs $25.00 and will treat 100 people. 1 pill of albendazole costs $0.12, 1 box of 100 pills for 100 patients costs $12.00. This medication will be used to treat Haitian refugees living in the rural villages of Sosua and Puerto Plata. Without passports, visas or birth certificates this community does not have access to basic healthcare needs. Scabies and parasites are two of the most common diseases seen because of the poor living conditions, hygiene, food preparation and lack of running water in this community. Scabies is treated with a simple 3-time use shampoo and will cure the entire family. Parasites are treated every 3-4 months with a one-time pill of Albendazole and can be used for anyone age 6 months and up. Give Back International, Inc provides basic primary care treatment of these common illnesses on medical missions to the Dominican Republic.

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1 bottle of scabies shampoo treatment costs $25.00 and will treat 100 people.
1 pill of albendazole costs $0.12, 1 box of 100 pills for 100 patients costs $12.00.

 

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