Properties of KindaPed™
KindaPed™ is a market ready, topical anti-parasitic 1,2 octanediol lotion indicated for the eradication of head lice infestations. Its primary site of action is the hair follicle.
- Highly effective – 88% efficacy in Phase III study compared to 47% for existing market leading product.
- Kills all stages in the head lice life-cycle (eggs, nymphs and adults) by dehydrating the waxy cuticle covering.
- Formulated to kill lice in a single, easy to apply dose with rapid onset.
- Non-toxic (already used in cosmetics)
- Non-detectable on hair once dry – leaves no visible residue
- Prevents egg laying
- Helps prevent secondary scalp infections