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Ertaczo Side Effects

Generic name: sertaconazole topical

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Oct 1, 2023.

Note: This document contains side effect information about sertaconazole topical. Some dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Ertaczo.

Applies to sertaconazole topical: topical cream.

Other side effects of Ertaczo

Some side effects of sertaconazole topical (the active ingredient contained in Ertaczo) may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects.

Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

Incidence unknown

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to sertaconazole topical: topical cream.


Common (1% to 10%): Cutaneous side effects (including contact dermatitis, dry skin, burning skin, application site skin tenderness), slight erythematous reaction

Postmarketing reports: Erythema, pruritus, vesiculation, desquamation, hyperpigmentation[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Application site reaction[Ref]


1. Product Information. Ertaczo (sertaconazole topical). Bertek Pharmaceuticals Inc. 2003.

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.