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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.

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

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