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Glycerin/witch hazel topical Side Effects

Applies to glycerin/witch hazel topical: topical pad.


Follow all directions on your medicine label and package. Tell each of your healthcare providers about all your medical conditions, allergies, and all medicines you use.

Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Call your doctor at once if you have:

Less serious side effects are more likely, and you may have none at all.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to glycerin/witch hazel topical: topical gel, topical pad.


Dermatologic side effects may include contact dermatitis.[Ref]


1. Product Information. Tucks (glycerin-witch hazel topical). Pfizer U.S. Pharmaceuticals Group. 2008.

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.