Primarily used for

Scabies, Infections
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Medicine Overview of Megascab Lotion

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Uses of Lindane / Gamma Benzene Hexachloride

Lindane / Gamma Benzene Hexachloride is used in the treatment of scabies.
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Side effects of Lindane / Gamma Benzene Hexachloride

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 Lindane / Gamma Benzene Hexachloride

This medicine is for external use only. Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Shake it well and apply to the area evenly.

How Megascab Lotion works

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

Cetrimide is used to prevent infections.
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Side effects of Cetrimide

Common

Rash, Skin irritation, Itching, Skin redness.

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How to use Cetrimide

This medicine is for external use only. Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Shake it well and apply to the area evenly.

How Megascab Lotion works

Cetrimide is a disinfectant that can prevent infection by both gram-positive and gram-negative organisms, as it is bactericidal in nature..

In Depth Information on Megascab Lotion

Expert advice for Lindane / Gamma Benzene Hexachloride

  • 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.

Expert advice for Cetrimide

  • Do not use cetrimide for a long period and repeatedly as it may cause allergic reactions.
  • Cetrimide is for topical use only. Avoid contact with mucous membrane such mouth, nose, ears, anus, or vagina.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you develop severe allergic reactions.
  • Consult your doctor if your condition does not improve or worsens after cetrimide application.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
Warnings
Special precautions for Megascab Lotion
Alcohol
No interaction found
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Megascab Lotion du
ring lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
It is not known whether Megascab Lotion alters the ability t
o 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 Megasca
b Lotion in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
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b Lotion in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Megascab Lotion

Frequently asked questions for Lindane / Gamma Benzene Hexachloride

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

Frequently asked questions for Cetrimide

Q. Is Cetrimide a preservative?
Cetrimide is a quaternary ammonium preservative used to limit bacterial growth
Q. Is Cetrimide toxic?
Cetrimide is toxic to bacteria. Local application is non-toxic to humans. However, overdose or accidental oral intake may cause gastrointestinal irritation
Q. Is Cetrimide agar selective?
Cetrimide agar is a type of agar which allows selective isolation of pseudomonas aeruginosa
Q. What is Cetrimide cream/ solution?
Cetrimide cream is a cream for topical application for prevention of infection of cuts, grazes, insect bite, minor burns, wounds and scalds)
Q. How does Cetrimide kill bacteria?
Cetrimide is a quaternary ammonium disinfectant having bactericidal activity against both gram-positive and gram-negative organisms.
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Substitutes for Megascab

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