Active Ingredient(s): Malathion
FDA Approved: * August 2, 1982
Pharm Company: * TARO PHARMS NORTH
Category: Scabies & Lice

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

Ovide Overview

Malathion is an organophosphate insecticide which acts as an acetylcholinesterase inhibitor. In the USSR, it was known as carbophos, in New Zealand and Australia as maldison and in South Africa as mercaptothion. Contents 1 Pesticide use 2 Mechanism of action 3 Production method 4 Medical use 5 Safety 5.1 General 5.2 Carcinogenicity 5.3 Amphibians 6 See also 7 References 8 External links Pesticide use Malathion is a pesticide that is widely used in agriculture, residential landscapin...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malathion

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Lotion: 0.5%, 0.50%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Ovide: (2 results)

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  • 51672-5276 Ovide .005 g/ml Topical Lotion by Taro Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc.
  • 51672-5293 Ovide .0005 g/ml Topical Lotion by Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.a., Inc.

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