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Hemorrhoidal Hygiene Pads Side Effects

Generic Name: glycerin / witch hazel topical

Note: This document contains side effect information about glycerin / witch hazel topical. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Hemorrhoidal Hygiene Pads.

For the Consumer

Applies to glycerin/witch hazel topical: topical pad

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

Stop using this medicine and call your doctor at once if you have:

  • bloody diarrhea; or

  • severe pain, bleeding, or irritation of the skin around your rectum.

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, New York, NY.

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.

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