What is Sulfiram?
Sulfiram (INN) or monosulfiram, trade name Tetmosol, is an ectoparasiticide used in the treatment and prevention of scabies. It is usually sold as a solution or medicated soap, sometimes in combination with benzyl benzoate.
Sulfiram is now rarely used, but, , is still available in Brazil, India, and South Africa (as monotherapy) and France (with benzyl benzoate).
Dizziness, headache, fatigue and erythematous rash may occur. A single case of toxic epidermal necrolysis was reported in 1968.