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Zinc oxide topical Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Zinc oxide topical is also known as: AmeriDerm PeriShield, Anorectal Cream, Balmex, Boudreaux Butt Paste, Caldesene, Desitin Creamy, Desitin Maximum Strength Original Paste, Desitin Rapid Relief Cream, Desitin Rapid Relief Creamy, Diaper Rash Ointment, Dr Smith's Diaper, Dr Smith's Rash+Skin, Elta Seal Moisture Barrier, Lassars Zinc, Mexsana, Nupercainal Suppository, PNS Unna Boot, PeriGuard, Pinxav, RVPaque, Rash Relief, Secura Protective Cream, Unna-Flex Elastic Unna Boot 3 inch, Youthful Wear Cosmeceutical Youth Boosting Foundation SPF 15, Zincofax

Medically reviewed on Apr 19, 2017

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.

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Zinc oxide topical Breastfeeding Warnings

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

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. Pinxav (zinc oxide topical)." EmJay Labs Inc, Cleveland, OH.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Pinxav (zinc oxide topical)." EmJay Labs Inc, Cleveland, OH.

Further information

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