MBBS, Basic Life Support (B.L.S), Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Fellow of Academy of General Education (FAGE)
General Physician, Delhi
Head lice are tiny insects that feed on blood from the human scalp. An infestation of head lice, if you have lice, you might actually be able to feel the bugs crawling on your scalp. Lice can cause the sensation of something moving on or tickling your head. Let's discuss your problem in detail so that we can provide you precautions and medication plan.
Yes, you are free of the pubic lice, it lives on the skin, not on the blanket or clothes, you could check on your own if you see any lice, apply vaseline on it and pull it out and kill it by drowning in bit of water and flush it out, if on checking you have no rash or lice, it means they all were killed with the medicine prescribed by the doctor.
Hi, Lybrate user,
head lice are a sign of poor hygiene, or a cause of disease being common among preschool and elementary school-age children.
She should take, plenty of water to hydrate her body in order to moisten scalp.
Take, homeopathic medicine, underlying:
@.echineceaq -20 drops mixed with caster oil, dly, combing of hair be essential to screen out lice. Take, care.
Hi Ms. lybrate-user, you can use baksons antilice shampoo and homeopathic medicine staphysagria 200 one dose daily for 2 wks. If the problem persists consult a physician near by or take an online private consultation through Lybrate.
perlice should be applied before headbath for 30min to 1 hr and wash. weekly once for 2-3 weeks. all the family members should apply on same day. even if u do all this there will be new infestation from classmates