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Pyrithione zinc topical Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Pyrithione zinc topical is also known as: Beta Med, DHS Zinc, Denorex Daily Protection, DermaZinc Shampoo, Dermazinc, Head & Shoulders, Head & Shoulders Dry Scalp, Sebulon, Selsun Blue Conditioner, Theraplex Z, ZNP Shampoo, Zincon

Pyrithione zinc topical Pregnancy Warnings

Pyrithione zinc topical has not been formally assigned to a pregnancy category by the FDA. Animal studies have not been conducted. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Pyrithione zinc topical should only be given during pregnancy when benefits outweigh risks.

Pyrithione zinc topical Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of pyrithione zinc topical into human milk.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Head & Shoulders Dry Scalp (pyrithione zinc topical)." Procter and Gamble Pharmaceuticals, Mason, OH.

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