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GENERIC NAME: Permethrin
BRAND NAME: Acticin, Elimite (cont.)

DRUG INTERACTIONS: There are no significant drug interactions with permethrin.

PREGNANCY: There are no adequate studies done with permethrin to determine safe and effective use in pregnant women.

NURSING MOTHERS: It is not known whether permethrin enters breast milk; therefore, it is best to be cautious before using it in nursing mothers.

Medically reviewed by Eni Williams, PharmD


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