pyrethrin and piperonyl butoxide

pyrethrin and piperonyl butoxide

[pī′rəthrin, piper′ənil]
a fixed-combination scabicide and pediculicide.
indications It is prescribed in the treatment of infestations of head, body, and pubic lice.
contraindications Known hypersensitivity to chrysanthemums, ragweed, or this drug prohibits its use.
adverse effects Among the more serious adverse effects are irritation of the skin and the mucous membranes.