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ACTICIN
Scabies and lice
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Drug Name:

ACTICIN Rx

Generic Name and Formulations:
Permethrin 5%; crm.

Company:
Bertek Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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Therapeutic Use:

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Indications for ACTICIN:

Scabies.

Adults and Children's Dose:

<2 months: not recommended. ≥2 months: massage into skin from head to soles of feet. Remove 8–14 hours later by washing. Usually 1 treatment suffices; if living mites are present after 14 days, retreat. Infants: also treat scalp, temples and forehead. Wash or dryclean bedding and clothing appropriately.

Pharmacological Class:

Scabicide.

Contraindications:

Allergy to pyrethrins, pyrethroids, or chrysanthemums.

Warnings/Precautions:

Avoid eyes. Pregnancy (Cat.B). Nursing mothers: not recommended.

Adverse Reactions:

Pruritus, burning, stinging, tingling, numbness, erythema, rash.

How Supplied:

Crm––60g

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