Lindane is typically used as a lotion or in the topical solution form to treat lice infestations in the head and also for scabies. Lindane helps kill the lice and nits. Typically, the topical form of Lindane is used in the treatment of scabies and the shampoo is used in the treatment of pubic lice and head lice....
Q: Is Lindane safe for humans?
A: The insecticide form of Lindane is quite harmful to the body. The topical solution and shampoo forms however, are incredibly diluted versions of the medicine and are FDA approved for use in adults.
Q: Does Lindane kill scabies eggs?
A: Lindane transpires through the skin and kills scabies and the eggs.
Q: Can people with skin conditions such as dermatitis or psoriasis use Lindane?
A: Lindane must be used with a great deal of caution for those suffering from skin ailments.