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BP Cleansing Wash Side Effects

Generic Name: sulfacetamide sodium / sulfur / urea topical

Note: This page contains information about the side effects of sulfacetamide sodium / sulfur / urea topical. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name BP Cleansing Wash.

Applies to sulfacetamide sodium / sulfur / urea topical: emulsion

Other dosage forms:

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

Irritation, stinging, or burning of the skin.

Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur while taking sulfacetamide sodium / sulfur / urea topical:

Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); bloody diarrhea; fever; joint pain; red, swollen, or blistered skin; severe diarrhea; sores in the mouth; stomach cramps/pain.

Not all side effects for BP Cleansing Wash may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.

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