Scarbic 5% Lotion

Manufactured by Leeford Healthcare
Composition: Permethrin
Prescription Required: Yes

Description

Scarbic 5% Lotion is an effective anti-parasitic medicine used to treat infestation of lice, ticks, fleas and mites on the scalp and the skin. It is also used to treat scabies in adults and children. It is used externally on the skin in the form of a cream, ointment, gel etc.

Highlights

Commonly asked questions for Scarbic 5% Lotion

Onset of action

The effect of this medicine can be observed within 15-30 minutes of topical application.

Duration of effect

The time duration for which this medicine remains effective is subject to vary. However, it is believed to remain effective for 8-10 days in most cases.

Safe with alcohol?

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Is it habit forming?

No habit forming tendencies were reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

This medicine is safe for use by pregnant women. It is advised to consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Usage while breast-feeding?

This medicine should be used by women who are breastfeeding only when necessary. It is advised to discontinue breastfeeding when it is applied onto the body. Consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Substitutes

List of substitutes for Scarbic 5% Lotion

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Scarbic 5% Lotion , and hence can be used as its substitute.

Nedax 5% LotionGlaxosmithkline Pharmaceuticals Ltd
P Thrin 5% LotionAlkem Laboratories Ltd
Peroscab 5% LotionMankind Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Scaboma Plus 5% LotionGlenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Uniscab 5% LotionUnichem Laboratories Ltd

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