A new way to eradicate head lice
Clinically proven to kill head lice
*Easy to apply
You can use this medicine to treat adults and children over
6 months old without seeing a doctor, but use it carefully to get the best
Before using Hedrin :
Do not use Hedrin if you are allergic to either of the
Take special care with Hedrin Lotion :
For external use only
Avoid contact of the lotion with your eyes. If it accidentally comes into contact with
your eyes, flush with water.
Hair should be kept away from naked flames, cigarettes and
other sources of ignition while treatment with Hedrin is underway.
Hedrin is not water based and will not prevent hair from burning.
If you accidentally swallow some :
If you accidentally swallow some of the solution, you should
consult a doctor as soon as possible.
Take the pack with you to show which medicine you have
Use in Pregnancy and Breastfeeding :
Hedrin Lotion may be used during pregnancy and Breastfeeding
Use in infants under 6 months :
Children under 6 months should only be treated under medical
Driving and using machines :
Hedrin Lotion does not affect your ability to drive or
Possible side effects :
Important side effects
How to Use :Hedrin is suitable for Adults and Children aged 6 months and
Please Note :
If a member of the family has live head lice, check the
other family members and treat all other cases of live head lice which are discovered,
at the same time. -Apply sufficient lotion evenly over DRY hair ensuring that the scalp is fully covered.
-Work into the hair spreading the liquid evenly from the roots to tips. Allow the hair to dry naturally.
-Leave on the hair for at least 8 hours or overnight.
-Wash the hair with normal shampoo, rinse thoroughly with water and dry.
-It is important that Hedrin Lotion is applied again after seven days to deal with any lice that may hatch in that time. Failure to repeat the treatment may result in the return of a louse infestation.
If accidentally introduced into the eyes, flush with water.
Do not continue using Hedrin if a skin rash or other signs of hypersensitivity occur.
FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY.
The active substance is Dimeticone 4% w/wDimeticone is not a chemical poison, it works by a physical process which effectively covers and drowns the louse. The other ingredients are : Cyclomethicone 5. Cyclomethicone 5 is a carrier ingredient which evaporates after application leaving the active ingredient to kill the lice.