Econazole topical Side Effects
Some side effects of econazole topical may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.
For the Consumer
Applies to econazole topical: topical cream, topical powder, topical solution
Along with its needed effects, econazole topical may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.
Check with your doctor as soon as possible if any of the following side effects occur while taking econazole topical:Less common
- Burning, itching, stinging, redness, or other sign of irritation not present before use of this medicine
- Skin rash with itching
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to econazole topical: compounding powder, topical cream
One patient developed erythematous, edematous, urticarial-like lesions with vesiculation at the site of econazole application. Sensitivity to econazole was confirmed by patch testing.
Local adverse effects have been reported in approximately 3% of patients treated with topical econazole. The most common of these effects include erythema, stinging, itching, and burning. Rarely, vesiculation or rash has occurred.
More about econazole topical
Compare with other treatments for:
Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to ensure that the information provided is accurate, up-to-date and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. In addition, the drug information contained herein may be time sensitive and should not be utilized as a reference resource beyond the date hereof. This material does not endorse drugs, diagnose patients, or recommend therapy. This information is a reference resource designed as supplement to, and not a substitute for, the expertise, skill , knowledge, and judgement of healthcare practitioners in patient care. The absence of a warning for a given drug or combination thereof in no way should be construed to indicate safety, effectiveness, or appropriateness for any given patient. Drugs.com does not assume any responsibility for any aspect of healthcare administered with the aid of materials provided. The information contained herein is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, warnings, drug interactions, allergic reactions, or adverse effects. If you have questions about the substances you are taking, check with your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist.