Benzyl benzoate

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Scientific Name: Benzyl benzoate
Brand Name: Not Available
Company Owner: Lannett co inc
Mechanism Of Action Benzyl benzoate exerts toxic effects on the nervous system of the parasite, resulting in its death. It is also toxic to mite ova, though its exact mechanism of action is unknown. In vitro, benzyl benzoate has been found to kill the Sarcoptes mite within 5 minutes.
Description of the Drug: Benzyl benzoate is a topical treatment for scabies and lice.
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Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB00676