#1 PRESCRIBED BRAND
FOR HEAD LICE1

HEAD LICE

HOW TO PROPERLY CHECK

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Live head lice and nit casings may be visible to the naked eye at the back of your child’s neck and/or behind their ears. Nits attach firmly to hair follicles about a centimeter or more from the scalp.Wet your child’s hair with water or oil. Head lice can move quickly and will avoid light — wet hair will slow them down.After wetting, part your child’s hair into sections so that you can see their scalp clearly.Use a magnifying glass and a light as you check your child’s hair and scalp, section by section. Nit combs aren’t required when treating head lice with Sklice Lotion, but a special nit comb is an effective searching tool.<sup>b</sup>If you spot just one live louse, you have an infestation. Ask your doctor about Sklice Lotion, a head lice treatment that helps resolve the infestation.

Where to check for head lice

Live head lice and nits (eggs and shells) may be visible to the naked eye at the back of your child’s neck and/or behind their ears. Nits attach firmly to hair follicles within one fourth of an inch from the scalp2

Live head lice and nit casings may be visible to the naked eye at the back of your child’s neck and/or behind their ears. Nits attach firmly to hair follicles about a centimeter or more from the scalp.Wet your child’s hair with water or oil. Head lice can move quickly and will avoid light — wet hair will slow them down.After wetting, part your child’s hair into sections so that you can see their scalp clearly.Use a magnifying glass and a light as you check your child’s hair and scalp, section by section. Nit combs aren’t required when treating head lice with Sklice Lotion, but a special nit comb is an effective searching tool.<sup>b</sup>If you spot just one live louse, you have an infestation. Ask your doctor about Sklice Lotion, a head lice treatment that helps resolve the infestation.

References: 1. Data on file. Arbor Pharmaceuticals, LLC. 2. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Frequently asked questions (FAQs). http://cdc.gov/parasites/lice/head/gen-info/faqs.html. Accessed May 31, 2016.

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION

To prevent accidental ingestion, adult supervision is required for pediatric application. Avoid contact with eyes.

The most common side effects from Sklice Lotion include eye redness or soreness, eye irritation, dandruff, dry skin, and burning sensation of the skin.

Talk with your doctor if you or your child have any side effect that bothers you or that does not go away. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION

To prevent accidental ingestion, adult supervision is required for pediatric application. Avoid contact with eyes.

The most common side effects from Sklice Lotion include eye redness or soreness, eye irritation, dandruff, dry skin, and burning sensation of the skin.

Talk with your doctor if you or your child have any side effect that bothers you or that does not go away. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch or call 1-800-FDA-1088.


INDICATION:

Sklice Lotion is a prescription medication for topical use on the hair and scalp only, for treatment of head lice in people 6 months of age and older.


ADJUNCTIVE MEASURES:

Sklice Lotion should be used in the context of an overall lice management program:

  • Wash (in hot water) or dry-clean all recently worn clothing, hats, used bedding, and towels.
  • Wash personal care items such as combs, brushes, and hair clips in hot water.

A fine-tooth comb or special nit comb may be used to remove dead lice and nits.


BEFORE USING SKLICE LOTION, TELL YOUR DOCTOR IF YOU OR YOUR CHILD:

  • have any skin conditions or sensitivities
  • have any other medical conditions
  • are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. It is not known if Sklice Lotion can harm your unborn baby.
  • are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed. It is not known if Sklice Lotion passes into your breast milk.

Please see the full Prescribing Information for Sklice Lotion.