Active Ingredient(s): Permethrin
FDA Approved: * March 31, 1986
Category: Insecticide

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Nix Overview

Permethrin, sold under the brand name Nix, among others, is a medication and an insecticide.[3][4] As a medication, it is used to treat scabies and lice.[5] It is applied to the skin as a cream or lotion.[3] As an insecticide, it can be sprayed onto clothing or mosquito nets to kill the insects that touch them.[4] Side effects include rash and irritation at the area of use.[5] Use during pregnancy ...

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cilift withdrawal symptoms and what to do

I feel i am going mad! The only way I can explain how I feel is to say that it feels like vertigo - when you go over a very high bridge or look down from a very tall building. This wave comes from nowhere causing a momentary blackness, my arms go numb from my elbows to my hands and my feet do the same, I then get this awful feeling of butterflies in my chest and stomach. After a while it passes but it certainly doesn't seem to be going anywhere fast. How long will this go on? I am on Homeopathic treatment at moment. ## It really varies, depending on how much you were taking and for how long. The average is usually about a week. ## Yip, I know exactly what you're going through. The last time I went off it, it lasted for about two weeks. I'm now on day 5 again. ## My husband i...

drug affect

celestamine for bee stings and does it make a person not use to it very sleepy or is it from the beesting/waspsting actualy ## Hello, Nix! How are you? Celestamine is listed as containing the steroid Betamethasone and the antihistamine Dexhlorpheniramine, so yes, it may cause some drowsiness and dizziness, as well as headache, nausea and dry mouth. Is there anything else I can help with?


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Cream: 5%
  • Lotion: 1%
  • Solution: 1%
  • Spray: 0.5%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Nix: (3 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 63736-024 Nix 560 mg/59ml Topical Shampoo by Insight Pharmaceuticals
  • 63736-030 Nix 1 g/100ml Topical Rinse by Insight Pharmaceuticals LLC
  • 76413-358 Nix 1 g/100ml Topical Shampoo by Central Texas Community Health Centers

Other drugs which contain Permethrin or a similar ingredient: (3 results)

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