ScabeneActive Ingredient(s): Lindane
Pharm Company: * STIEFEL
Category: Scabies & Lice
Lindane, also known as gamma-hexachlorocyclohexane (γ-HCH), gammaxene, Gammallin and sometimes misnamed benzene hexachloride (BHC), is an organochlorine chemical and an isomer of hexachlorocyclohexane that has been used both as an agricultural insecticide and as a pharmaceutical treatment for lice and scabies. Lindane is a neurotoxin that interferes with GABA neurotransmitter function by interacting with the GABAA receptor-chloride... [wikipedia]* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.