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What is lindane lotion usually used for?

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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology
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In brief: Scabies, lice

Lindane is now a second line treatment for scabies caused by a mite or lice.
First line is Elimite (permethrin) which is safer and very effective.

In brief: Scabies, lice

Lindane is now a second line treatment for scabies caused by a mite or lice.
First line is Elimite (permethrin) which is safer and very effective.
Dr. Morris Westfried
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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology

In brief: Lindane Lotion

Lindane medications have been used in healthcare for more than 50 years.
They are currently approved by the food and drug administration (fda) for the second-line treatment of scabies and lice, meaning they are only prescribed when first-line therapies have failed or cannot be tolerated.

In brief: Lindane Lotion

Lindane medications have been used in healthcare for more than 50 years.
They are currently approved by the food and drug administration (fda) for the second-line treatment of scabies and lice, meaning they are only prescribed when first-line therapies have failed or cannot be tolerated.
Dr. Michael Fisher
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