Antiparasitics are used to treat lice, parasitic infections, and scabies. They work by paralyzing and killing the lice and parasite.

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This chart is created by aggregating the total number of claims for the drugs in this class divided by the # of drugs with a specific indication. It is meant to be representative but may not accurately reflect the actual # of prescriptions written to treat a specific condition.

Prices for Popular Antiparasitics

Popularity Brand Name (Generic Name) GoodRx Fair Price Price Trend
Stromectol
(ivermectin)
19
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IVERMECTIN is an anti-infective. It is used to treat infections of some parasites.
Soolantra
310
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Soolantra (ivermectin) is an anti-inflammatory and antiparasitic medication used for the topical treatment of the inflammatory lesions (bumps and pimples) of rosacea. There is no generic alternative available.
Sklice
306
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Ivermectin (Sklice) is an expensive drug used to treat lice. This drug is slightly less popular than comparable drugs. There are currently no generic alternatives to Sklice. It is not covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can help offset the cost.
Emverm
1,870
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MEBENDAZOLE is an anthelmintic. It will kill some kinds of parasites. This medicine is used to treat infections of roundworms, hookworms, pinworms, and whipworms.
lindane
81
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LINDANE shampoo is a treatment for lice infestation of hair, including hair in the pubic area (crabs). This medicine kills the parasites and their eggs, but it does not prevent infestations. This medicine is a poison if it is not used properly. Ask your doctor, health care professional or pharmacist to explain any information you do not understand.
Eurax
477
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CROTAMITON is a topical scabicide used for the treatment of scabies mites and itchy skin.
Vermox
N/A N/A See Prices

Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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