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Clinical Trials Experience
Because clinical trials are conducted under widely varying conditions, adverse reaction rates observed in the clinical trials of a drug cannot be directly compared to rates in the clinical trials of another drug and may not reflect the rates observed in clinical practice.
The data described below reflect exposure to a single 10 minute treatment of SKLICE Lotion in 379 patients, ages 6 months and older, in placebo-controlled trials. Of these subjects, 47 subjects were age 6 months to 4 years, 179 subjects were age 4 to 12 years, 56 subjects were age 12 to 16 years and 97 subjects were age 16 or older. Adverse reactions, reported in less than 1% of subjects treated with SKLICE Lotion, include conjunctivitis, ocular hyperemia, eye irritation, dandruff, dry skin, and skin burning sensation.
Read the Sklice (ivermectin) Side Effects Center for a complete guide to possible side effects
Last reviewed on RxList: 2/22/2012
Additional Sklice Information
- Sklice Drug Interactions Center: ivermectin top
- Sklice Side Effects Center
- Sklice FDA Approved Prescribing Information including Dosage
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