How To Use Ivermectin Cream For Lice
Mar 14, 2022Use ivermectin cream as ordered by your doctor. Read all information given to you. Follow all instructions closely. Wash your hands before and after use. Do not take ivermectin cream by mouth. Use on your skin only. Keep out of your mouth, nose, and eyes (may burn). Avoid getting ivermectin cream in the eyes or on the lips. Do not put in the vagina.
Use a pea-sized amount for each area of the face (such as the forehead, chin, nose, each cheek) that is affected. Spread the cream smoothly and evenly.
Although not FDA-approved for the treatment of lice, ivermectin tablets given in a single oral dose of 200 micrograms/kg or 400 micrograms/kg repeated in 9-10 days has been shown effective against head lice.
Apr 21, 2022A fine-tooth comb or special nit comb may be used to remove dead lice and nits. Ivermectin Lotion Dosage and Administration. For topical use only. Ivermectin Lotion is not for oral, ophthalmic, or intravaginal use. Apply Ivermectin Lotion to dry hair in an amount sufficient (up to 1 tube) to thoroughly coat the hair and scalp.