Generic Name : Spinosad Pronunciation : SPIN-oh-sad Therapeutic Classification : Miscellaneous Topical
International- Natroba. Why it is prescribed (Indications) :
This medication is a pediculicide (a topical suspension), prescribed for head lice. It works by causing nervous system excitation in insects. When it is not to be taken (Contraindications): Hypersensitivity.
Dosage & When it is to be taken :
Topical- Apply over the scalp and hair gently as directed by your physician. After 10 minutes, completely rinse your hair. How it should be taken :
It comes as a solution for topical use. It should be applied on dry hair. Warnings and Precautions :
* Caution should be exercised in patients with history of any allergy, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
* Avoid contact with your eyes, mouth and vagina.
* Wash your hands thoroughly after applying this medication.
*Do not use it in newborns or infants younger than 6 months old. Side Effects :
Redness and irritation.
*Avoid excess dosage. Storage Conditions :
Store it at room temperature (20°C to 25°C).
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