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1st: Baby should be examined by a pediatrician, to confirm that it's head lice.
2nd: Here are NPA Treatment guidelines: [I excerpted from NPA site]
The best way to get rid of the critters, according to the National Pediculosis Association (NPA), is also the most basic: by removing the lice and nits manually. Here's how:
ANY prescription meds need to be used with extreme caution in babies--pls consult w/ your pediatrician to see if meds are indicated [will depend on severity & specifics of your case].
Hope this helps--Good luck!
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