Natroba Warnings and Precautions

Some people are sensitive to Natroba, so before using this medication, talk to your healthcare provider if you have any allergies or skin conditions. Other warnings and precautions with Natroba apply to women who are pregnant or breastfeeding. Understanding the warnings for this lice medication can help ensure a safe treatment process.

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to using Natroba® (spinosad) if you have any:
 
  • Skin conditions
  • Allergies, including to medications, foods, dyes, or preservatives.
     
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
  • Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant
  • Breastfeeding.
     
You should also be sure to tell your healthcare provider about all of the medications you take, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 

Specific Warnings and Precautions With Natroba

Some precautions and warnings to be aware of with Natroba include the following:
 
  • This medication contains benzyl alcohol, an ingredient that can be dangerous to newborns, particularly premature newborns. Natroba is not approved for children under the age of four. It should never be used for babies under the age of six months.
     
  • Natroba may irritate the eyes. Be sure to keep the product away from the eyes. If eye exposure occurs, immediately flush the eyes with water and contact your healthcare provider if eye irritation persists.
     
  • Some people may be sensitive to this medication; it can cause rashes and allergic reactions.
     
  • Natroba is unlikely to react with other medications (see Natroba Drug Interactions).
     
  • This product is a pregnancy Category B medication, meaning that it is probably safe to use during pregnancy, although the full risks are currently unknown. If you are pregnant, check with your healthcare provider before using Natroba (see Natroba and Pregnancy for more information).
     
  • It is unknown if Natroba passes through breast milk. Therefore, if you are breastfeeding or plan to start, check with your healthcare provider (or your child's healthcare provider) before using this product (see Natroba and Breastfeeding).
     
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