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Iodine Mild Side Effects

Generic Name: iodine topical

Note: This page contains information about the side effects of iodine topical. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name Iodine Mild.

Applies to iodine topical: topical dressing, topical gel/jelly, topical ointment, topical swab, topical tincture

In addition to its needed effects, some unwanted effects may be caused by iodine topical (the active ingredient contained in Iodine Mild). In the event that any of these side effects do occur, they may require medical attention.

Severity: Moderate

If any of the following side effects occur while taking iodine topical, check with your doctor or nurse as soon as possible:

  • Blistering, crusting, irritation, itching, or reddening of skin
Symptoms of overdose (when swallowed)
  • Abdominal or stomach pain
  • diarrhea
  • fever
  • nausea
  • not being able to pass urine
  • thirst, severe
  • vomiting

Not all side effects for Iodine Mild may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.

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