Are there any risks associated with using Permethrin?

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One significant risk is an allergic reaction, so it is important to tell your health care provider about any allergies you may have. When you use the medication and have difficulty breathing or swelling of your tongue or face, seek immediate medical attention. Permethrin is administered topically, so do not get it near your mouth or eyes. If you are pregnant and applying Permethrin to someone else, wear gloves as the medication is absorbed through the skin.One significant risk is an allergic reaction, so it is important to tell your health care provider about any allergies you may have. When you use the medication, if you have difficulty breathing or experience swelling of your tongue or face, seek immediate medical attention. Permethrin is administered topically, so do not get it near your mouth or eyes. If you are pregnant and applying Permethrin to someone else, wear gloves as the medication is absorbed through the skin. Pregnant and breast-feeding women should talk with their doctor before using or touching this medication.

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