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    Anti-Itch 1 %-8 % Lotion

    precautions

    What should I know regarding pregnancy, nursing and administering Anti-Itch 1 %-8 % Lotion to children or the elderly?

    If you are:

    Pregnant:

    FDB Only When Necessary: NO HUMAN DATA;NO INCREASE IN MALFORMATIONS IN ANIMAL STUDIES WITH SYSTEMIC USE

    FDB Only When Necessary: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE

    FDB Contraindicated or Not Recommended: LIMITED DATA SUG ADV EFFECTS WITH EXPOSURE TO TOPICAL SALICYLATES

    Nursing:

    Precaution: SMALL AMT OF DRUG ABSORBED SYSTEMICALLY;RISK OF REYE'S SYN W/ORAL SALICYLATES

    Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE; LIKELY COMPATIBLE PER BRIGGS.

    Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE. NOT RECOMMENDED BY MFR

    Precaution: Effect Unknown

    An adult over 60:

    management or monitoring precaution: Risk for possible acute inflammation or ulceration of the extremities particularly in those patients with decreased circulation to the extremities for any reason.

    Giving Anti-Itch 1 %-8 % lotion to a child under 12:

    management or monitoring precaution: Prolonged use or use on extensive skin areas may lead to systemic toxicity, e.g. hemostatic or metabolic changes.

    management or monitoring precaution: Consult clinician for use in pediatrics age< 2 years.

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