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Lice (Head Lice, Body Lice, Pubic Lice) Topic Guide

Lice (Head Lice, Body Lice, Pubic Lice) Lice (Head Lice, Body Lice, Pubic Lice): Lice infestation (pediculosis) is common. Itch is the main symptom of a lice infestation. Lice treatment involves using anti-lice agents, removing nits with a fine-tooth comb, washing and drying all clothes and linens on the hot cycle, and vacuuming floors and furniture.

Lice (Head Lice, Body Lice, Pubic Lice) Topic Guide - Visuals

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Lice (Head Lice, Body Lice, Pubic Lice) Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

malathion (topical) Malathion (topical)

Malathion is an anti-parasite medication...learn more »

piperonyl butoxide and pyrethrins topical Piperonyl Butoxide And Pyrethrins Topical

Piperonyl butoxide is a chemical that stops the breakdown of pyrethrins, an insecticide chemical...learn more »

permethrin topical Permethrin Topical

Permethrin is an anti-parasite medication...learn more »