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Collagenase Santyl Side Effects

Generic Name: collagenase topical

Note: This page contains information about the side effects of collagenase topical. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name Collagenase Santyl.

Not all side effects for Collagenase Santyl may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.

For the Consumer

Applies to collagenase topical: topical ointment

Side effects include:

Slight erythema.

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to collagenase topical: compounding powder, topical ointment

General

The most commonly reported side effect was erythema.[Ref]

Hypersensitivity

Frequency not reported: Systemic manifestations of hypersensitivity (in a patient treated for more than one year with a combination of collagenase and cortisone)[Ref]

Dermatologic

Frequency not reported: Erythema[Ref]

References

1. "Product Information. Santyl (collagenase topical)." Knoll Pharmaceutical Company, Mount Olive, NJ.

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