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Benzyl alcohol

Description

Benzyl alcohol inhibits lice from closing their respiratory spiracles, allowing the vehicle to obstruct the spiracles and causing the lice to asphyxiate.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
P03AX06
Benzyl alcohol
P Antiparasitic products, insecticides and repellents → P03 Ectoparasiticides, incl. scabicides, insecticides and repellents → P03A Ectoparasiticides, incl. scabicides → P03AX Other ectoparasiticides, incl. scabicides

Trade names

Trade name
Countries

United States

Trade names (in combination): BISEPTINE BISEPTINESPRAID SKINSEPT

Product Monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
ULESFIA Lotion
MPI, US: SPL/PLR
US