Scalacort DK Side Effects

Generic Name: hydrocortisone / salicylic acid / sulfur topical

Note: This document contains side effect information about hydrocortisone / salicylic acid / sulfur topical. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Scalacort DK.

Some side effects of Scalacort DK may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.

Applies to hydrocortisone / salicylic acid / sulfur topical: lotion kit, shampoo

Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome:

Acne; inflamed hair follicles; mild skin irritation (eg, dryness, peeling, redness, scaling, or stinging).

Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur while taking hydrocortisone / salicylic acid / sulfur topical:

Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); infection; itching, burning, pain, redness, or swelling of the skin not present before using this medicine; skin thinning and discoloration.

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