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Medicine Overview of Gama Soap

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Uses of Gama Soap

Gama Soap is used in the treatment of scabies.
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Side effects of Gama Soap

Common

Hair loss, Rash, Erythematous rash, Drowsiness, Headache, Dizziness, Convulsion, Itching, Dry skin, Tingling sensation, Numbness, Tremor, Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation).

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How to use Gama Soap

Use it as advised by your doctor or check the label for directions before use.

How Gama Soap works

Lindane belongs to a group of medicines called scabicides. It kills the scabies bugs, head lice and their eggs.

In Depth Information on Gama Soap

Expert advice for Gama Soap

  • Do not use lindane to treat repeated scabies attack.
  • While applying the solution, make sure your hands are clean and dry.
  • Always use gloves made up of nitrile, sheer vinyl or latex with neoprene while applying the lotion, especially when applying to another person.
  • Avoid contact with other person, especially babies after applying the lotion on your body.
  • Do not cover the affected area of the skin with clothing.
  • Do not use lindane lotion within 1 hour of bathing or wet skin.
  • Do not apply lindane solution near your eyes. In case of contact with the eyes, immediately wash with water and if needed consult your doctor.
  • Do not apply more than the recommended amount of lindane lotion as it may be harmful.
  • Avoid if Patients is allergic to lindane or any other ingredients.
  • Avoid if patient is Pregnant or lactating women.
  • Avoid if Patients has broken, wounded skin or have open sores on the skin surface.
  • Do not take if Patients had seizures or fits in the past.
  • Do not take if Patients had used lindane solution in the past.
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Gama Soap related warnings
Special precautions for Gama Soap
Alcohol
No interaction found
Pregnancy
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Lactation
Gama Soap is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited
human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
It is not known whether Gama Soap alters the ability to driv
e. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Gama So
ap in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Gama So
ap in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Gama Soap

Frequently asked questions about Lindane / Gamma Benzene Hexachloride

No. Gama is not available over-the-counter. It is sold only upon the prescription by a registered medical practitioner
Yes. Gama does kill scabies, lice eggs and nits. However, if you do not see any effects, do not use Gama more than once and consult the doctor
Gama is safe when used at prescribed dose and duration as recommended doctor.

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