As obvious from the composition, when you choose to be treated by a permethrin based cream, you are willingly exposing your body to a pesticide. The side effects of using such a product are not one but many. And the exposure to risk seems like a futile exercise especially because in many cases, there are high chances of a re-infestation.
Lets read more about some facts regarding permethrin and its products –1. Is It A Prescription Drug?
Products that have permethrin in 5% or a higher concentration fall in the category of prescription drugs.