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Abametapir Topical Dosage

Usual Adult Dose for:

Usual Pediatric Dose for:

Additional dosage information:

Usual Adult Dose for Lice

Apply an amount sufficient to thoroughly coat hair and scalp to dry hair (up to one full bottle) and massage into scalp and throughout hair; leave on for 10 minutes then rinse with warm water

Comments:
-Treatment involves a single application.
-Use in context of overall lice management: wash or dry clean all recently worn clothing, hats, bedding, and towels; wash personal care items (e.g. combs, brushes, hair clips) in hot water; use a fine-tooth or nit comb to remove dead lice and nits.

Use: Topical treatment of head lice infestation

Usual Pediatric Dose for Lice

6 months and older: Apply an amount sufficient to thoroughly coat hair and scalp to dry hair (up to one full bottle) and massage into scalp and throughout hair; leave on for 10 minutes then rinse with warm water

Comments:
-Treatment involves a single application.
-Use in context of overall lice management: wash or dry clean all recently worn clothing, hats, bedding, and towels; wash personal care items (e.g. combs, brushes, hair clips) in hot water; use a fine-tooth or nit comb to remove dead lice and nits.

Use: Topical treatment of head lice infestation

Renal Dose Adjustments

Data not available

Liver Dose Adjustments

Data not available

Precautions

CONTRAINDICATIONS: None

Safety and efficacy have not been established in patients younger than 6 months; this drug is not recommended for use in these patients.

Consult WARNINGS section for additional precautions.

Dialysis

Data not available

Other Comments

Administration advice:
-For topical use only.
-Not for oral, ophthalmic, or intravaginal use.
-Shake well before use.
-Wash hands after application.
-Avoid contact with eyes.
-Hair may be shampooed any time after treatment.
-Discard unused product; do not flush contents down sink or toilet.

Storage requirements:
-Store upright at room temperature.
-Do not refrigerate or freeze.

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