Iverzine 1% Lotion

Each 100 ml of Iverzine contains: 1 gm Ivermectin. Iverzine is Indicated for: Cases of scabies which do not respond to other medications.

Dosage

In case infested by Sarcoptis Scabei: Apply single topical application of Iverzine covering. Whole body except face at night after hot soapy, bath with rough brushing to be repeated after 7 days.

In case Infested by Pediculus Hymanus: Single application of Iverzine Lotion to the scalp after head shower, to be repeated after 7 days.

Description

Iverzine is an effective & safe therapeutic of human scabies & head lice. Ivermectin is a semisynthetic derivative of one of the avermectins, a group of macrocyclic lactones produced by soil bacterium streptomyces avermitilis.

Pharmacological Action

Ivermectin binds selectively to glutamate – gated chloride channels that occur In Invertebrate nerve and muscle cells (not found In the human cells) this leads to Increase In permeability of cell membrane to chloride ions and hyperpolarization of nerve or muscle cell membrane, resulting in paralysis and death of parasite (Sarcoptis Scabei or Pediculus Humanus).

Contra-indications

Only if there a case of known hypersensitivity to Ivermectin

Side effects

Iverzine lotion is well tolerated, rarely some rashes or itching may occur in some patients.

Other Information

Composition

Each 100 ml contains: 1 gm Ivermectin.

Packing

Iverzine lotion is available In bottle 60, 120 ml plus leaflet.

Storage

Store at a temperature not exceeding 30°c. Keep out of the reach of children. To be used under medical supervision.

IVERZINE LOTION – PATIENT INFORMATION LEAFLET

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