Fluro-Ethyl Side Effects
Generic Name: dichlorotetrafluorethane / ethyl chloride topical
Note: This document contains side effect information about dichlorotetrafluorethane / ethyl chloride topical. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Fluro-Ethyl.
Applies to dichlorotetrafluorethane/ethyl chloride topical: topical spray
Local side effects have included frostbite.[Ref]
Dermatologic side effects have included cutaneous sensitization and altered pigmentation.[Ref]
Other side effects associated with the vapocoolant action have included pain upon thawing, lowered resistance to infection, and delay in healing.[Ref]
1. "Product Information. Fluro-Ethyl (dichlorotetrafluorethane-ethyl Cl topical)." Gebauer Company, Cleveland, OH.
Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.