Lice are a type of tiny parasitic insect that lives on the human body and feeds on blood. Lice can infest different areas of the body including the scalp and pubic region. If lice are not properly treated the infestation can spread and become a recurrent problem.
With our same day lice treatment service, you can meet with a top online doctor, get diagnosed and receive the treatment you need. Our doctors can diagnose your condition and prescribe the appropriate treatment plan.
Check Your Symptoms
Lice symptoms include:
Lice is most commonly passed by contact with someone else’s infection. Contact with lice, or lice eggs can pass the infection to you, and eggs usually hatch within one week. Lice can not walk or fly.
If you or someone you know has been infected with lice, consider these following causes:
Get a Prescription Online
Lice are commonly treated at home with over-the-counter products, but sometimes you need to speak a doctor about treatment. Talk to a doctor if: you are pregnant, you have hives or scratches from itching, over-the-counter products don’t work.
Assuming our doctors deem it necessary to prescribe you lice medication for treatment, they will electronically send your prescription to your local pharmacy as soon as your appointment is over, ensuring that you get prompt and efficient treatment. As soon as the prescription is sent, you are all set to go pick it up!
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Lice treatment typically involves three steps:
If you have pubic lice it is recommended you get checked for other STDs.
Tips For Avoiding Lice
Lice is most common in school children, and should not be considered a reflection of your child’s hygiene habits. Lice infections are extremely easy to spread in close proximity environments. Some tips to teach your children if you are worried about lice include:
It’s not alway realistic to expect your child to avoid the above situations, and you can never eliminate all the scenarios which may spread lice. If you find eggs or lice in your child’s hair, don’t panic. Take steps to kill the insects, then treat points of contact, and inform others who may have been at risk of contamination.
1. Schedule an appointment from your phone
2. Speak with a doctor for 15 minutes
3. Pick up your prescription from a pharmacy near you
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