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Who should not use Desitin?

You should not use Desitin if you have had an allergic reaction to it or to wax, petroleum jelly, mineral oil, lanolin, cod liver oil, any products containing zinc oxide or any of Desitin's other ingredients. Do not use Desitin to treat an infection. It only protects the skin from friction.

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