Lindan Lotion 100 ML is a sort of topical gel or cream which is primarily used in the treatment of skin infections such as scabies. Doctors may also prescribe the use of the medication for someone suffering from pediculosis which is a type of lice infection. It is a useful remedy for curing head and crab lice symptoms.
It is a type of medication that belongs to the category of scabicidal agents meaning that it can cure scabies. The use of this topical agent cream is only allowable for adults. Children who are below 18 to above 12 needs recommendation from doctors always. Also, below 12 years the cream may not be suitable for direct application to your child as they may experience severe rashes, skin peeling, itching, and burning sensations.
Find out how often per day you need to use the cream. Generally, this depends on the severity or type of infection. The dose would also depend on some other skin infection-curing medicines some of which may be currently ongoing for you.
You only need to use a small pea-sized amount of the cream and gently apply it on all the areas which are affected. Use the cream only when you have the infection and not as a remedial purpose for its side effects.
Let it remain for at least 8 to 10 hours. After this time you can generally wash the applied areas or take a bath if applied all over the body.
· Side effects
Now, some side effects can occur especially at the start of your treatment. These side effects should generally be mild and go away if you are using the right dose. but if not then you should speak with your doctor.
Common side effects encountered include rashes, Skin Burns, peeling and darkening of the skin, redness on the applied areas, and so on.
Remember that you have to apply the required dosage almost every day. Sometimes doctors may even allow usage for up to 2-3 times a day depending on the severity of the infection. But you should keep sufficient 8 to 10-hour time gaps in between consecutive dosages.
If you have generally sensitive skin that does not suit all forms of topical creams inform the doctor as you may be at a higher risk of the side effects given above.
You must also store the medicine within 30 degrees or a soothing room temperature climate with low humid conditions.