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Peroscab Lotion


Overview

Uses of Peroscab Lotion

Peroscab Lotion side effects

Common
  • Skin burn
  • Stinging sensation

How to use Peroscab 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 Peroscab Lotion works

Peroscab Lotion is an antiparasitic medication. It works by killing the tiny insects (mites) and their eggs, which cause scabies. It also kills head lice which attach to your scalp and irritate it.

Peroscab Lotion related warnings

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Peroscab Lotion is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Peroscab Lotion 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

What if you miss a dose of Peroscab Lotion?

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

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Expert Advice

  • 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.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Peroscab

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What is the effective treatment of head lice??
Dr. Atul Jain
Skin Specialist
Perlice lotion once a week
Suffering with heavy hair fall with head lice. Please advise to remove head lice and healthy hair growth
Dr. Amit Modi
Child Specialist
Hello, Some anti hair lice shampoo are available in the market you can use any of them. your chemist will guide you in selecting one.Ivermectin lotion, 0.5% was approved by the FDA in 2012 for treatment of head lice in persons 6 months of age and older.
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FAQs

Q. Is Peroscab over the counter medicine?

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

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References
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Manufacturer/Marketer Address
208, Okhla Industrial Estate, Phase III, New Delhi - 110020
A licensed pharmacy from your nearest location will deliver Peroscab Lotion. Once the pharmacy accepts your order, the details of the pharmacy will be shared with you. Acceptance of your order is based on the validity of your prescription and the availability of this medicine.
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