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Permethrin Cream 30g for Scabies and Crab Lice

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Permethrin Cream 30g for Scabies and Crab Lice

RRP £9.95

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Permethrin 5% w/w Cream 30g is used to treat scabies and crab lice. Fast and effective.
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Featured Product No
Size 30g
Brand Pharmacy
MPN 5.02E+12
Directions Adults, the elderly and children over 12 years: up to one tube (30g). Children 6 to 12 years: up to half a tube (15g). Children 1 to 5 years: up to a quarter of a tube (7.5g). Children 2 months to 1 year: up to an eighth of a tube (3.75g). Apply over whole body except head and face in adults and children over 2 years. In the elderly and children between 2 months and 2 years, apply over whole body including head and face. Wash off thoroughly 8-12 hours later. Repeat once if necessary after 7 days. Children under 2 years should only be treated under the supervision of a doctor.
Ingredients Permethrin 5% w/w cream. Also contains cetostearyl ether, isoprophymyristate, benzyl alcohol and purified water.
Pharmacy Product Yes
Prescription Only No
Side Effects Occasional reports of Burning or stinging sensation which passes quickly. This is usually mild and occurs more frequently in patients with severe scabies. Transient signs and symptoms of skin irritation including rash or itching, erythema, oedema and eczema. These are generally considered to be part of the natural history of scabies. Itching may persist for up to 4 weeks after treatment. This is an allergic reaction to the dead scabies mites. It is normal and is not a sign that treatment has failed.
Warnings Permethrin 5% Cream should be kept out of the reach of children. Permethrin 5% Cream is for external use only. Nursing staff who routinely apply Permethrin 5% Cream may wish to wear gloves to avoid any possible irritation to the hand. Avoid contact with the eyes. The cream can cause eye irritation. If you do get cream in your eyes, rinse with water immediately.
More Info If too much cream is applied, it should be washed off with soap and warm water. If there are any signs of irritation, talk to your doctor.

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