Peritop 5% w/w Lotion

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Monichem Healthcare Pvt Ltd

Composition for Peritop 5% w/w Lotion

70.8
60 ml in 1 bottle
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Substitutes for Peritop

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of Peritop Lotion

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Uses of Peritop Lotion

Peritop 5% w/w Lotion is used in the treatment of scabies.
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Side effects of Peritop Lotion

Common

Erythematous rash, Itching, Dry skin, Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation).

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How to use Peritop Lotion

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 Peritop Lotion works

Permethrin is a pyrethroid compound and it belongs to a class of medications called as Ectoparasiticides.  It acts on the nervous system of variety of pests including itch mite and head and pubic lice causing paralysis and death.

In Depth Information on Peritop Lotion

Expert advice for Peritop Lotion

  • Inform you doctor if you have any skin conditions or allergies to medicines, food or other substances, asthma, or if you have any other medical conditions. 
  • Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes and wear gloves to avoid irritation to hands. If permethrin is accidentally introduced into the eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water. 
  • Apply the medication on small part of the hair to ensure it does not affect coloured or permed hair before application to entire head.
  • Check hair for active infestation with lice or nits after one repetition of treatment after 14 days as you may be at risk of developing resistance to treatment.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Peritop 5% w/w Lotion
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Peritop 5% w/w Lotion is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
SAFE
Peritop 5% w/w Lotion is safe to use during lactation. Huma
n studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Peritop 5% w/w Lotion does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Peritop
5% w/w Lotion in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
SAFE
Peritop 5% w/w Lotion is safe to use in patients with liver
disease. No dose adjustment of Peritop 5% w/w Lotion is recommended.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Permethrin, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Peritop 5% w/w Lotion

Frequently asked questions for Permethrin

Peritop is not an over the counter medicine. It is sold only upon a prescription by a registered medical practitioner.

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