Medically reviewed on November 28, 2017
Dosage form: shampoo
Ingredients: PIPERONYL BUTOXIDE 2mL in 100mL, PYRETHRUM EXTRACT 0.17mL in 100mL
Labeler: Fravin Pty Ltd
NDC Code: 76479-4403
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Active Ingredients Purpose
Piperonyl butoxide 1X Lice and egg treatment
Pyrethrum 1X Lice and egg treatment
(Piperonyl butoxide 20mg/g) 2% Lice and egg treatment
(Pyrethrum 1.7mg/g) 0.17% Lice and egg treatment
For external use only.
Do Not Use:
- Near eyes
- Inside the nose, mouth, or vagina
- On lice in eyebrows or eyelashes.
When using this product
- Keep eyes tightly closed and protect eyes with a wash cloth or towel.
- If product gets into eyes flush with water right away
- Scalp itching and redness may occur
Ask a doctor before use if you are
- Allergic to ragweed. May cause breathing difficulty or an asthmatic attack.
Stop use and ask doctor if
- Eye irritation occurs
- Breathing difficulty occurs
- Skin or scalp irritation continues or infection occurs
Keep out of reach of Children
- If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Centre right away.
Uses treats head lice and body lice
- For more information read the enclosed Consumer Information Leaflet.
- Protect from excessive heat.
Cocos nucifera (Coconut) Oil*, D'Limonene (Orange) Oil*, Eucalyptus Globulus (Southern
Blue Gum) Oil*, Glycerine*, Glycine soja (Soya Bean) Oil*, Leptospermum petersonii
(Lemon Scented Tea Tree) Oil*, Maurita Flexuosa Fruit (Buriti) Oil*, Melaleuca alternifolia
(Tea Tree) Oil*, Melaleuca quinquenervia (Broad Leaf Paperbark Gum) Oil*.
*Ingredients from Organic Farming.
- Important: Read warnings before use
- Check each household member with a magnifying glass in bright light for lice/nits (eggs)
- Look for tiny nits near scalp, beginning at back of back and behind ears
- Examine small sections of hair at a time
- Unlike dandruff which moves when touched, nits stick to the hair
- If either lice or nits are found, treat with this product
- Apply thoroughly to dry hair or other affected area. For head lice, first apply behind ears
and to back of neck.
- Allow product to remain for 10 minutes, but no longer
- Wash area thoroughly with warm water and soap or shampoo
- For head lice, towel dry hair and comb out tangles.
- Use a fine-tooth or special lice/nit comb. Remove any remaining nits by hand using a
- Hair should remain slightly damp while removing nits
- If hair dries during combing, dampen slightly with water
- For head lice, part hair into sections. Do one section at a time starting on top of head.
Longer hair may take 1 to 2 hours.
- Lift a 1- to 2-inch wide strand of hair. Place comb as close to scalp as possible and
comb with a firm, even motion away from scalp.
- Pin back each strand of hair after combing
- Clean comb often. Wipe nits away with tissue and discard in a plastic bag. Seal bag
and discard to prevent lice from coming back.
- After combing, thoroughly recheck for lice/nits. Repeat combing if necessary.
- Check daily for any lice/nits that you missed.
- A second treatment must be done in 7 to 10 days to kill any newly hatched lice.
- If infestation continues, see a doctor for other treatments.
piperonyl butoxide shampoo
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