What is Lindane?
Lindane Lotion is used for Skin Disease Marked By Itching And Small Raised Red Spots, Infestation With Lice and other conditions.
Lindane Lotion contains Lindane as an active ingredient.
Lindane Lotion works by killing the scabies bugs, head lice and their eggs.
Detailed information related to Lindane Lotion’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Lindane Lotion Uses
Lindane Lotion is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Skin Disease Marked By Itching And Small Raised Red Spots
- Infestation With Lice
Lindane Lotion Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Lindane Lotion improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
- Killing the scabies bugs, head lice and their eggs.
Lindane Lotion – Composition and Active Ingredients
Lindane Lotion is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Lindane Lotion – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Lindane Lotion. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Cardiac Arrhythmia
Lindane Lotion – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Do not contact with babies or other people after application
- Do not contact with eyes
- Do not cover the affected area with cloth
- Hands should be clean and dry while using
- Use gloves for application
- Use it after 1 hour of bathing
Lindane Lotion – Drug Interactions
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Lindane Lotion may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Lindane Lotion may interact with the following drugs and products:
Lindane Lotion – Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Lindane Lotion is a contraindication. In addition, Lindane Lotion should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Broken or wounded skin
- Broken skin
- History of seizures or fits