Lorexane Spray

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Glaxo SmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Lorexane NA Spray

Primarily used for

120
50 ml in 1 packet
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Medicine Overview of Lorexane Spray

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Uses of Lorexane Spray

Lorexane Spray is used in the treatment of scabies.
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Side effects of Lorexane Spray

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 Lorexane Spray

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

How Lorexane Spray works

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

In Depth Information on Lorexane Spray

Expert advice for Lorexane Spray

  • 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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Warnings
Special precautions for Lorexane Spray
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Lactation
Lorexane Spray is probably safe to use during lactation. Li
mited 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 Lorexane Spray alters the ability to
drive. 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 Lorexan
e Spray in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Lorexan
e Spray in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Lorexane NA Spray

Frequently asked questions for Lindane

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

Substitutes for Lorexane

No substitutes found for this medicine
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