Definition of Lice:
Body lice are tiny parasitic insects (Pediculus humanus corporis) that spread through close contact with other people. Pubic lice are small, six-legged creatures that infect the pubic (genital) hair area and lay eggs. These lice can also be found in armpit hair and eyebrows.
Drugs associated with Lice
The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of Lice. This service should be used as a supplement to, and NOT a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners.
Topics under Lice
- Head Lice (33 drugs)
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Harvard Health Guide:
Synonym(s): Body Lice; Crabs; Lice, body; Lice, pubic; Pediculosis, pubic lice; Pubic Lice