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Gentian violet topical Side Effects

Medically reviewed by Last updated on May 11, 2022.

Applies to gentian violet topical: topical solution

Side effects requiring immediate medical attention

Along with its needed effects, gentian violet 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 as soon as possible if any of the following side effects occur while taking gentian violet topical:

  • Skin irritation not present before use of this medicine

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.