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What is the best medicated shampoo for head lice?

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Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics
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In brief: 1% Lindane shampoo

Two treatments, a week apart, provide a good result.
In case of treatment failure (resistant lice), Malathion should be considered.

In brief: 1% Lindane shampoo

Two treatments, a week apart, provide a good result.
In case of treatment failure (resistant lice), Malathion should be considered.
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