TITLE

Benzyl Alcohol Lotion 5% (Ulesfia)

AUTHOR(S)
Elliott, William T.; Chan, James
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Internal Medicine Alert;11/29/2009, Vol. 31 Issue 22, p174
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the indications, dosage, potential advantages and disadvantages, and clinical implications of the Benzyl Alcohol Lotion, a product approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as treatment for head lice infestation.
ACCESSION #
47682942

 

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