COMMON USES: This medicine is a pediculicide lotion used to treat head lice.
HOW TO USE THIS MEDICINE: Follow the directions for using this medicine provided by your doctor. AN ADDITIONAL PATIENT INFORMATION LEAFLET is available with this medicine. It also comes with detailed instructions for use. Ask your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist any questions that you may have about this information. BE SURE YOU UNDERSTAND how to use this medicine. Ask your healthcare provider if you have any questions or if you are unsure how to use it. If the patient is a child, an adult should apply this medicine. YOUR HAIR AND SCALP should be completely dry before you apply this medicine. APPLY THIS MEDICINE directly to dry hair starting with the hair closest to the scalp. Work outwards toward the ends of your hair. Use enough medicine to completely cover the hair and scalp (up to 1 tube). Rub this medicine throughout your hair. Be sure that each hair is coated with medicine from the scalp to the tip. AFTER THIS MEDICINE is applied, leave it on your hair and scalp for 10 minutes (use a timer or clock). After 10 minutes, completely rinse this medicine using only water. WASH YOUR HANDS immediately after using this medicine. THIS MEDICINE is for a single use only. After you use this medicine, throw away the tube and any unused medicine out of the reach of children and away from pets. STORE THIS MEDICINE between 68 and 77 degrees F (20 an 25 degrees C), away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not freeze. KEEP THIS MEDICINE out of the reach of children and away from pets. ONLY ONE DOSE of this medicine is required. If you forget to use this medicine, use it as soon as you remember.
CAUTIONS: DO NOT TAKE THIS MEDICINE if you have had an allergic reaction to it or if you are allergic to any ingredient in this product. DO NOT EXCEED THE RECOMMENDED DOSE or use this medicine for longer than prescribed without checking with your doctor. DO NOT GET THIS MEDICINE in your eyes, nose, mouth, or vagina. If you get this medicine in any of these areas, gently flush them with water. WASH ALL RECENTLY worn clothing and bedding in very hot water (150 degrees F) and tumble dry for 20 minutes. DO NOT share combs, brushes, hats, or any other hair-related personal items with anyone else. THIS MEDICINE MAY CAUSE HARM if it is swallowed. If you may have taken it by mouth, contact your poison control center or emergency room right away. BEFORE YOU BEGIN TAKING ANY NEW MEDICINE, either prescription or over-the-counter, check with your doctor or pharmacist. FOR WOMEN: IF YOU BECOME PREGNANT, discuss with your doctor the benefits and risks of using this medicine during pregnancy. IT IS UNKNOWN if this medicine is excreted in breast milk after topical use. IF YOU ARE OR WILL BE BREAST-FEEDING while you are using this medicine, check with your doctor or pharmacist to discuss the risks to your baby.
POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS: SIDE EFFECTS that may occur while using this medicine include dandruff; dry skin; eye redness, soreness, or irritation; or mild burning at the application site. If they continue or are bothersome, check with your doctor. CONTACT YOUR DOCTOR IMMEDIATELY if you experience severe or persistent burning or stinging at the application site. AN ALLERGIC REACTION to this medicine is unlikely, but seek immediate medical attention if it occurs. Symptoms of an allergic reaction include rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; or swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue. This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
OVERDOSE: If overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room immediately.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: DO NOT SHARE THIS MEDICINE with others for whom it was not prescribed. DO NOT USE THIS MEDICINE for other health conditions. KEEP THIS MEDICINE out of the reach of children and pets. CHECK WITH YOUR PHARMACIST about how to dispose of unused medicine.