If you or anybody in your family is infected with head lice, everyone in the family should be treated to get rid of head lice. Read on to know more about head lice treatment.
Treatment of Head Lice
You may use an over-the-counter or prescription lice killing medicine. The medicine should be used for everyone who is infested. The steps to be followed while using these medications are as follows:
Medications for Head Lice treatment: OTC (over-the-counter) and prescription medications are available for treatment of head lice.
OTC Lice Medications: Several head lice OTC medications are available and each of these products contains either pyrethrins or permethrin.
Prescription Drugs for Head Lice Treatment: Malathion and lindane are the commonly used drugs for head lice treatment. These medications should be used only after consulting a doctor.
Treatment of Family Members: Head lice treatment of every member of the family is recommended to avoid re-infestation.
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