- It is topical scabicidal agent, acts by causing paralysis and death of the parasite in all stages.
- First line therapy for scabies in patients older than 2 months of age.
- Effective and well tolerated, poorly absorbed through the skin.
- Relieves itching and skin irritation.
- Permethrin is indicated in Scabies, Head Lice, Corporis, Pediculosis Pubis