Lindane

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What Are The Uses Of Lindane?

Lindane, a gamma–hexa chloro-cyclo hexane, is used in the treatment of following conditions:

  • To treat scabies only after primary line of treatment is failed (permethein, crotamition)
  • To kill lice in hair

What Are The Side Effects Of Lindane?

The common side effects of Lindane are:

  • Redness of skin.
  • Stinging, burning of the skin.
  • Vomiting.

Sometimes severe (but rare) side effects are:

  • Seizures.
  • Drowsiness, dizziness.

Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.

What Are The Contraindications Of Lindane?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Hyper sensitivity towards the drug lindane or any other allergies.
  • Psoriasis (or) dermatitis.
  • Previous (or) recent serious head injury.
  • Liver diseases.
  • Seizures.
  • A brain tumour.
  • Alcohol abuse.

What Are The Uses Of Lindane?

Lindane, a gamma–hexa chloro-cyclo hexane, is used in the treatment of following conditions:

  • To treat scabies only after primary line of treatment is failed (permethein, crotamition)
  • To kill lice in hair

What Are The Side Effects Of Lindane?

The common side effects of Lindane are:

  • Redness of skin.
  • Stinging, burning of the skin.
  • Vomiting.

Sometimes severe (but rare) side effects are:

  • Seizures.
  • Drowsiness, dizziness.

Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.

What Are The Contraindications Of Lindane?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Hyper sensitivity towards the drug lindane or any other allergies.
  • Psoriasis (or) dermatitis.
  • Previous (or) recent serious head injury.
  • Liver diseases.
  • Seizures.
  • A brain tumour.
  • Alcohol abuse.