Crisaborole topical Side Effects
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Aug 31, 2022.
For the Consumer
Applies to crisaborole topical: topical application ointment
Side effects requiring immediate medical attention
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:
- Burning, stinging, swelling, or irritation of the skin
- difficulty with breathing or swallowing
- fast heartbeat
- hives or welts, itching, or skin rash
- redness of the skin
- swelling of the face, throat, or tongue
Incidence not known
- Blistering, burning, crusting, dryness, or flaking of the skin
- itching, scaling, severe redness, soreness, or swelling of the skin
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: Hypersensitivity reaction[Ref]
Frequently asked questions
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Related treatment guides
1. "Product Information. Eucrisa (crisaborole topical)." Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (2017):
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Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.