What is Lyclear Dermal Cream?
Lyclear Dermal Cream is a treatment for scabies that can also be used to treat pubic lice. It can be used on children aged 2 and up, making it a suitable treatment for all the family. If you’re struggling with scabies, Lyclear Dermal Cream can provide the relief you need.
What is scabies?
Scabies looks like a rash so many people believe that scabies is an infection, but that isn’t true. Scabies is an infestation on the skin caused by tiny mites which lay eggs in your skin. It can appear anywhere on your body, but usually does not spread to the head.
How does Lyclear Dermal Cream help to treat scabies?
Lyclear Dermal Cream contains the active ingredient permethrin, which is one of a group of medications called pyrethroids, which work to kill mites. As the scabies rash is made up of mites, this treats the infestation at its source.
Can I use this product to treat crab lice?
Lyclear can also be used to treat crab lice, however you will need to use this product slightly differently to be sure that you are treating the entire infestation.
Can I have sex when I am using this treatment?
If you do choose to have sex while using this treatment, you should be aware that this product can reduce the reliability of products which are made from latex – including latex condoms or diaphragms. You may need to use an alternative method of contraception at this time.
Does this product have any side effects?
Like all medicines, Lyclear Dermal Cream can have side effects, although not everyone will get them. These side effects include:
- Reddening of the skin.
- Unusual sensations on the skin, such as tingling, prickling, burning sensation.
- Dry skin.
- Skin lesions.
- Inflammation of hair follicles.
- Reduced skin pigmentation.