• Scabies and lice

Natroba Generic Name & Formulations

General Description

Spinosad 0.9%; topical suspension; contains benzyl alcohol.

Pharmacological Class


How Supplied



Generic Availability


Natroba Indications


Head lice. Scabies.

Natroba Dosage and Administration

Adults and Children

Lice: <6months: not recommended. ≥6months: apply to dry scalp and hair until adequately covered; use up to 120mL (one bottle). Leave on for 10mins, then rinse off thoroughly with warm water. May repeat treatment once if live lice is seen after 7 days. May remove dead lice and nits with nit comb. Wash hands after application. Wash or dryclean bedding, towels, clothing, or hats appropriately. Scabies: <4yrs: not established. ≥4yrs: apply to skin and completely cover from neck to soles of the feet. If balding scalp: also apply to scalp, hairline, temples, and forehead. Allow to dry for 10mins before getting dressed. Leave on for at least 6hrs, then wash off thoroughly. Wash or dryclean bedding, clothing, or towels appropriately.

Natroba Contraindications

Not Applicable

Natroba Boxed Warnings

Not Applicable

Natroba Warnings/Precautions


Avoid eyes, mouth, mucous membranes. Neonates. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers: avoid direct infant exposure.

Natroba Pharmacokinetics

See Literature

Natroba Interactions

Natroba Adverse Reactions

Adverse Reactions

Application site erythema/pain/burning, ocular erythema, dry skin.

Natroba Clinical Trials

See Literature

Natroba Note

Not Applicable

Natroba Patient Counseling

See Literature