Permethrin

Permethrin is an active ingredient that is used in some medicines.

The active ingredient is the chemical in a medicine that makes it work. Medicines can have more than one active ingredient and be available under different brand names. Medicines include both active ingredients and inactive ingredients.

This page about permethrin automatically lists related information collected from other pages of our website.

The list below also includes links to brands of medicines that contain permethrin, including their consumer medicine information (CMI) leaflets.

Consumers: If you have any questions about medicines, you can speak to one of our pharmacists at NPS Medicines Line by calling 1300 633 424. You can ring Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm, Australian Eastern Standard Time (excluding NSW public holidays). For non-medicine products, further information may also be available from the manufacturer.

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03 Feb 2016 Quellada Scabies Treatment is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient permethrin. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Quellada Scabies Treatment by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
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03 Feb 2016 Quellada Head Lice Treatment is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient permethrin. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Quellada Head Lice Treatment by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
27 Oct 2012 Lyclear Cream is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient permethrin. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Lyclear Cream by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Consumer publication)
31 Jan 2012 Children often catch head lice at school. There are a number of treatments & methods available to treat live head lice infestations.

Medicine brands that contain permethrin