Active Ingredient(s):Permethrin FDA Approved: * March 31, 1986 Pharm Company: *GLAXOSMITHKLINE Category:Insecticide
Permethrin is a medication and an insecticide. As a medication, it is used to treat scabies and lice. It is applied to the skin as a cream or lotion. As an insecticide, it can be sprayed onto clothing or mosquito nets to kill the insects that touch them.
Side effects include rash and irritation at the area of use. Use during pregnancy appears to be safe. It is a...
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