Naftifine Side Effects
Please note - some side effects for Naftifine may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.
Side Effects of Naftifine - for the Consumer
All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome when using Naftifine Cream:
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur when using Naftifine Cream:
Burning; dryness; mild itching; stinging.
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); blisters; irritation; redness; severe or persistent itching; swelling.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088. You may also report side effects at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch .Top
Side Effects by Body System - for Healthcare Professionals
Applies to: topical cream; topical gel
Dermatologic side effects have included burning/stinging (up to 6%), dryness (3%), erythema (up to 2%), itching (up to 2%), local irritation (2%), rash (0.5%), and skin tenderness (0.5%). Pruritus has been reported in greater than or equal to 1% of patients treated with the 2% cream formulation. Redness/irritation, burning, blisters, and crusting have been reported during postmarketing experience.
Other side effects have included inflammation, maceration, swelling, and serous drainage during postmarketing experience.
Hematologic side effects have included leukopenia and agranulocytosis during postmarketing experience.
Nervous system side effects have included headache and dizziness during postmarketing experience.Top
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