What is Lythrin?
Lythrin is a topical cream used to treat scabies, which is caused by tiny insects called mites. This antiparasitic medication belongs to a class of drugs known as pyrethrins.
How does Lythrin work?
Lythrin works by paralyzing and killing the mites that irritate your skin. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Lythrin?
The dosage of Lythrin prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow the physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
What if Lythrin is consumed in excess?
Any medication used in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Lythrin, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Lythrin?
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Lythrin.