Zephiran Chloride Side Effects

Generic Name: benzalkonium chloride topical

Note: This document contains side effect information about benzalkonium chloride topical. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Zephiran Chloride.

Some side effects of Zephiran Chloride 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 benzalkonium chloride topical: liquid

Other dosage forms:

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

Brief stinging at the application site.

Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur while taking benzalkonium chloride topical (the active ingredient contained in Zephiran Chloride)

Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue).

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