Pyrinex Pediculicide

Active Ingredient(s): Pyrethrins + Piperonyl Butoxide
Category: Scabies & Lice



Pyrinex Pediculicide Overview

Piperonyl butoxide (PBO) is a waxy white solid organic compound used as a synergist component of pesticide formulations. That is, despite having no pesticidal activity of its own, it enhances the potency of certain pesticides such as carbamates, pyrethrins, pyrethroids, and rotenone.[1] It is a semisynthetic derivative of safrole.[2] Contents 1 History 2 Uses 3 Mechanism of action 4 Regulatory 5 Hazard assessment 5.1 Acute toxicity studies 5.2 Dermal abso...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Pyrethrins + Piperonyl Butoxide
  • Aerosol: 4% + 0.33%
  • Foam: 0.33% + 4%
  • Lotion
  • Shampoo: 3% + 0.3%, 4% + 0.3%, 4% + 0.33%
  • Solution: 3% + 0.3%
  • Spray: 0.5%, 3% + 0.3%
  • Unassigned, Combo
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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