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Crisaborole topical Side Effects

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Oct 9, 2023.

Applies to crisaborole topical: topical application ointment.

Serious side effects of Crisaborole topical

Along with its needed effects, crisaborole topical may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking crisaborole topical:

Less common

Incidence not known

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to crisaborole topical: topical ointment.


The most frequently reported side effect was application site pain.[Ref]


Common (1% to 10%): Application site pain[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Contact urticaria[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Hypersensitivity reaction[Ref]

Frequently asked questions


1. Product Information. Eucrisa (crisaborole topical). Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 2017.

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.