Malaseb Medicated Wash 250ml
Malaseb is a medicated wash that is used to help kill the scabies mite on ferrets. Always speakk with your vet for directions for use and for how often to use.
Malaseb is registered to treat Seborrhoeic Dermatitis and Dermatophytosis. Seborrhoeic Dermatitis is the scientific name for a skin infection involving bacteria (Staphylococcus) and yeast (Malassezia). Dermatophytosis is the scientific name for ringworm, a condition which is not due to worms (like the name suggests) but is in fact a fungal infection.
When there is a disruption to the skin’s natural ecosystem these bacteria and yeasts can overgrow causing disease.
Reasons for disruption to the natural balance
- Parasites, such as fleas, mites and lice.
How does Malaseb help?
Kills the micro-organisms, helping to keep the numbers of yeasts and bacteria at manageable levels.
Removes excess scale and oils, commonly produced when the skin is infected
Removes allergens such as pollens which can be caught in fur or on skin causing irritation