Tarsum Side Effects
Generic name: coal tar / salicylic acid topical
Note: This document contains side effect information about coal tar / salicylic acid topical. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Tarsum.
Some side effects of Tarsum 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 coal tar / salicylic acid topical: shampoo
Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome:
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur while taking coal tar / salicylic acid topical:
Dry, peeling, red, or scaling skin.
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); severe irritation.
More Tarsum resources
- Tarsum shampoo MedFacts Consumer Leaflet (Wolters Kluwer)
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