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Collagenase topical Side Effects

For the Consumer

Applies to collagenase topical: topical ointment

Side effects include:

Slight erythema.

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to collagenase topical: compounding powder, topical ointment

General

The most commonly reported side effect was erythema.[Ref]

Hypersensitivity

Frequency not reported: Systemic manifestations of hypersensitivity (in a patient treated for more than one year with a combination of collagenase and cortisone)[Ref]

Dermatologic

Frequency not reported: Erythema[Ref]

References

1. "Product Information. Santyl (collagenase topical)." Knoll Pharmaceutical Company, Mount Olive, NJ.

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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