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Overview

Uses of Nit N Mite Cream

Nit N Mite Cream side effects

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

How to use Nit N Mite Cream

This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and apply the cream. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.

How Nit N Mite Cream works

Nit N Mite 1 % Cream is an antiparasitic medicines. It works by killing the tiny insects (mites) and their eggs, which cause scabies.

Nit N Mite Cream related warnings

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Lactation
Nit N Mite 1 % Cream is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
No interaction found/established
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

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Expert Advice

  • 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.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Nit N Mite

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Eyes itchiness and scabies and head and eye ache
Dr. Richa Jain
Eye Specialist
Use eyrdrop refresh tears thrice daily. Get ur vision n refraction also. For scabies, consult dermatologist
My whole family suffering from scabies please suggest full treatment
Dr. Atula Gupta
Skin Specialist
Permite or HH mite cream for application below neck over night full body ( all family members single day only ) . Tab ivermectin 12 mg stat . PRepeat tab Ivermectol 12 mg after 1 week . 6 mg tablet for kids .Whole family to be treated together . Apply cream full night then wash off next morning . Linen and other clothes to be washed next dayTab teczine 5 mg for itching for adults
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FAQs

Q. Is Nit N Mite lotion available over-the-counter?

No. Nit N Mite is not available over-the-counter. It is sold only upon the prescription by a registered medical practitioner

Q. Does Nit N Mite kill scabies, lice eggs, and nits?

Yes. Nit N Mite does kill scabies, lice eggs and nits. However, if you do not see any effects, do not use Nit N Mite more than once and consult the doctor

Q. Is Nit N Mite lotion safe?

Nit N Mite is safe when used at prescribed dose and duration as recommended doctor.

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References
  1. Robertson DB, Maibach HI. Dermatologic Pharmacology. In: Katzung BG, Masters SB, Trevor AJ, editors. Basic and Clinical Pharmacology. 11th ed. New Delhi, India: Tata McGraw Hill Education Private Limited; 2009. p. 1054.
  2. Burkhart C, Morrell D, Goldsmith L. Dermatological Pharmacology. In: Brunton LL, Chabner BA, Knollmann BC, editors. Goodman & Gilman’s: The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics. 12th ed. New York, New York: McGraw-Hill Medical; 2011. pp. 1818-19.
  3. Briggs GG, Freeman RK, editors. A Reference Guide to Fetal and Neonatal Risk: Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation. 10th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health; 2015. p. 802.
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