Lamisil AT Side Effects

Generic Name: terbinafine topical

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

Not all side effects for Lamisil AT 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 terbinafine topical: topical cream, topical gel/jelly, topical solution, topical spray

In addition to its needed effects, some unwanted effects may be caused by terbinafine topical (the active ingredient contained in Lamisil AT). In the event that any of these side effects do occur, they may require medical attention.

If any of the following side effects occur while taking terbinafine topical, check with your doctor or nurse as soon as possible:

Rare
  • Dryness
  • redness
  • itching
  • burning
  • peeling
  • rash
  • stinging
  • tingling
  • or other signs of skin irritation not present before use of this medicine

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to terbinafine topical: topical cream, topical gel, topical solution, topical spray

Dermatologic

Dermatologic side effects have included burning or irritation (1.3%), itching (1.1%), skin exfoliation (1%), and erythematous rash (0.9%).[Ref]

General

Therapy was discontinued in clinical trials by 0.2% of patients treated with terbinafine solution and 0.6% of patients treated with placebo.[Ref]

References

1. "Product Information. Lamisil (terbinafine)." Sandoz Pharmaceuticals Corporation, East Hanover, NJ.

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