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 foam, 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 immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking econazole topical:Less common
- Burning, itching, stinging, redness, or other sign of irritation at the application site
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to econazole topical: compounding powder, topical cream, topical foam
One patient developed erythematous, edematous, urticarial-like lesions with vesiculation at the site of econazole application. Sensitivity to econazole was confirmed by patch testing.
Common (1% to 10%): Erythema (about 3%), stinging (about 3%), itching (about 3%), burning (about 3%)
Rare (less than 0.1%): Lesions with vesiculation at site of application (at least 1 case)
Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Application site reactions
Frequency not reported: Sensitivity to econazole
Rare (less than 0.1%): Pruritic rash (at least 1 case)
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