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RID LICE KILLING SHAMPOO
Scabies and lice
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Drug Name:

RID LICE KILLING SHAMPOO OTC

Generic Name and Formulations:
Piperonyl butoxide 4%, pyrethrum extract (equivalent to 0.33% pyrethrins); shampoo + conditioner in one.

Company:
Bayer Corp, Consumer Care Div.

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for RID LICE KILLING SHAMPOO:

Head, body and pubic lice.

Adults and Children:

<2yrs: consult physician. ≥2yrs: apply thoroughly to dry hair or other affected area. After 10mins, add water to form lather then rinse thoroughly; towel dry. Use fine-tooth or special lice/nit comb on hair to remove nits. Pubic lice: treat consorts also. Must repeat in 7–10 days. Wash or dry clean bedding and clothing appropriately.

Contraindications:

Ragweed allergy.

Warnings/Precautions:

Avoid eyes, mucous membranes. Do not use on lice in eyebrows or eyelashes.

Pharmacological Class:

Pediculicide.

Adverse Reactions:

Local irritation.

How Supplied:

Shampoo (w. comb)—2oz, 8oz

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