HC-Derma-Pax Side Effects
Generic name: diphenhydramine / hydrocortisone topical
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Aug 20, 2022.
Note: This document contains side effect information about diphenhydramine / hydrocortisone topical. Some dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name HC-Derma-Pax.
Serious side effects of HC-Derma-Pax
WARNING/CAUTION: Even though it may be rare, some people may have very bad and sometimes deadly side effects when taking a drug. Tell your doctor or get medical help right away if you have any of the following signs or symptoms that may be related to a very bad side effect:
- Signs of an allergic reaction, like rash; hives; itching; red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin with or without fever; wheezing; tightness in the chest or throat; trouble breathing, swallowing, or talking; unusual hoarseness; or swelling of the mouth, face, lips, tongue, or throat.
- Very bad skin irritation.
Other side effects of HC-Derma-Pax
All drugs may cause side effects. However, many people have no side effects or only have minor side effects. Call your doctor or get medical help if any of these side effects or any other side effects bother you or do not go away:
- Skin irritation.
These are not all of the side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, call your doctor. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-332-1088. You may also report side effects at https://www.fda.gov/medwatch.
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to diphenhydramine/hydrocortisone topical: topical spray.
Dermatologic side effects including local irritation have been reported to occur very rarely.[Ref]
More about HC-Derma-Pax (diphenhydramine / hydrocortisone topical)
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1. "Product Information. HC-Derma-Pax (diphenhydramine-hydrocortisone topical)." Recsei Laboratories
Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.