ParaPRO: Innovations in Life Sciences

Web Sites of Interest

Natroba™ (spinosad) Topical Suspension, 0.9%
http://www.natroba.com

American Academy of Pediatrics treatment recommendations
http://aappolicy.aappublications.org/cgi/content/full/pediatrics;110/3/638

American Academy of Pediatrics parenting site: HealthyChildren.org
http://www.HealthyChildren.org

American Academy of Family Practitioners treatment recommendations
http://www.aafp.org/afp/20040115/349ph.html

National Association of School Nurses position statement
http://www.nasn.org/Default.aspx?tabid=237




Ask your doctor if Natroba™ Topical Suspension is right for you or your child.

INDICATION
Natroba™ Topical Suspension is a pediculicide indicated for the topical treatment of head lice infestations in patients six (6) months of age and older.

ADJUNCTIVE MEASURES
Natroba™ Topical Suspension should be used in the context of an overall lice management program:
  • Wash (in hot water) or dry clean all recently worn clothing, hats, used bedding and towels
  • Wash personal care items such as combs, brushes, and hair clips in hot water
A fine-toothed comb or special nit comb may be used to remove dead lice and nits.

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION
Natroba™ Topical Suspension contains benzyl alcohol and is not recommended for use in neonates and infants below the age of 6 months. Systemic exposure to benzyl alcohol has been associated with serious adverse reactions and death in neonates and low birth-weight infants. Most common adverse events were: application site redness (3%), eye redness (2%) and application site irritation (1%).

Consult the Patient Information, Full Prescribing Information and your doctor for more complete information on Natroba™ Topical Suspension.

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch or call 1-800-FDA-1088.