DRUG INTERACTIONS: There are no drug interactions listed for selenium sulfide.
PREGNANCY AND BREASTFEEDING SAFETY:
Use of selenium sulfide during pregnancy has not been adequately evaluated.
It is not known whether selenium sulfide is excreted in breast milk.
PREPARATIONS: Shampoo: 1% and 2.3%; Lotion: 2.5%; Foam: 2.25%
STORAGE: Selenium sulfide should be stored at room temperature, 20 C to 25 C (68 F to 77 F).
DRUG CLASS AND MECHANISM: Selenium sulfide is a chemical agent commonly used for treating dandruff. It is an antifungal agent that also relieves itching, flaking, scaling, and dry skin on the scalp due to dandruff.
Reference: FDA Prescribing Information
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