Super Lice In Northeast Ohio, Spring 2016
A strain of super lice that is resistant to over the counter treatments has been reported in 25 states, and Ohio is one of them.
Due to a genetic mutation, super lice are resistant to pyrethroids, the family of insecticides contained in common over-the-counter treatments used to kill lice.
This doesn’t necessarily mean that you cannot kill super lice with with pyrethroids, but that you will need a stronger dose.
The only difference between regular lice and super lice infestation is the Read More