This medication is used to treat head lice, tiny insects that infest and irritate your scalp.
Scalp irritation, including itching, swelling, or redness may occur with head lice and temporarily worsen after treatment with permethrin. Mild burning, stinging, tingling, or numbness may also occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.
It is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to the active substance or to any of the excipients listed.
Apply this medication to the hair and scalp only.
Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: skin infections, asthma.
Constant or forceful scratching of the skin/scalp may lead to a bacterial skin infection. Tell your doctor right away if you develop worsening redness or pus.
This product can be poisonous if misused.
Please consult your doctor when taking this medicine if you are pregnant.
It can interact with simultaneous use of creams, ointments, or oils. Radiographic contrast agents,Isoniazid.