IvyBlock Side Effects
Generic Name: bentoquatam topical
Note: This page contains information about the side effects of bentoquatam topical. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name IvyBlock.
For the Consumer
Applies to bentoquatam topical: topical lotion, topical suspension
In addition to its needed effects, some unwanted effects may be caused by bentoquatam topical (the active ingredient contained in IvyBlock). In the event that any of these side effects do occur, they may require medical attention.
If any of the following side effects occur while taking bentoquatam topical, check with your doctor or nurse as soon as possible:Rare
- Mild redness of skin
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to bentoquatam topical: topical lotion
Bentoquatam is generally well tolerated.[Ref]
Dermatologic side effects have included a mild transient rash at the site of application.[Ref]
1. "Product Information. IvyBlock (bentoquatam topical)." Enviroderm Pharmaceuticals, Louisville, KY.
2. Marks JG Jr, Fowler JF Jr, Sherertz EF, Rietschel RL "Prevention of poison ivy and poison oak allergic contact dermatitis by quaterniumm-18 bentonite." J Am Acad Dermatol 33(2 part (1995): 212-6
Not all side effects for IvyBlock 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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