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NIX
Permethrin

Indications

Treats head lice and scabies.

Brand Names


Elimite
Acticin
Permethrin
Nix Creme Rinse

When You Should Not Take The Medication

You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to permethrin or to chrysanthemum plants.

How To Store And Dispose Of This Medicine


Store at room temperature, away from heat and light. Do not freeze.

Keep all medicine out of the reach of children.

Possible Side Effects While Using This Medicine


Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:
Wheezing or trouble breathing
Severe skin rash, itching, or hives
Severe burning of the scalp

If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:
Itching, redness or swelling of the skin or scalp
Mild stinging or burning of skin or scalp

If you notice other side effects that you think are caused by this medicine, tell your doctor.