- What is malathion-topical, and how does it work (mechanism of action)?
- What brand names are available for malathion-topical?
- Is malathion-topical available as a generic drug?
- Do I need a prescription for malathion-topical?
- What are the uses for malathion-topical?
- What are the side effects of malathion-topical?
- What is the dosage for malathion-topical?
- Which drugs or supplements interact with malathion-topical?
- Is malathion-topical safe to take if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?
- What else should I know about malathion-topical?
Is malathion-topical safe to take if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?
- Malathion has not been adequately evaluated in pregnant women. Available data from animals suggests that the risk of fetal toxicity is low. It should be used (or handled) during pregnancy only if clearly needed.
- It is not known whether malathion is excreted in breast milk.
What else should I know about malathion-topical?
What preparations of malathion-topical are available?
- Lotion: 0.5%
How should I keep malathion-topical stored?
- Malathion should be stored at room temperature, 20 C - 25 C (68 F - 77 F). It is flammable and should be kept away from heat and open flame.
REFERENCE: FDA Prescribing Information
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