Zinc oxide topical Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Zinc oxide topical is also known as: ARC, Ammens Medicated, Balmex, Boudreaux Butt Paste, Caldesene, Calmol-4 Suppository, Critic Aid, Dermagran BC, Desitin, Desitin Creamy, Desitin Creamy Diaper Rash Ointment, Desitin Maximum Strength Original, Desitin Rapid Relief Creamy, Diaparene, Diaper Rash Ointment, Lassars Zinc, Mexsana, PNS Unna Boot, Penaten Soothing, PeriGuard, Rash Relief, Secura Protective Cream, Triple Paste, Unna-Flex Elastic Unna Boot 4 inch, Yeast-X Powder

Zinc oxide topical Pregnancy Warnings

Zinc oxide topical has not been formally assigned to a pregnancy category by the FDA. Animal studies have not been reported. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Zinc oxide topical is only recommended for use during pregnancy when benefit outweighs risk.

Zinc oxide topical Breastfeeding Warnings

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

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