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Aphthasol Side Effects

Generic name: amlexanox topical

Medically reviewed by Last updated on May 29, 2022.

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

Applies to amlexanox topical: mucous membrane paste


Local side effects have included transient stinging, pain or burning at the site of application in 1% to 2% of patients.[Ref]


Gastrointestinal side effects have included contact mucositis, nausea, and diarrhea in less than 1% of patients.[Ref]

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