Kerydin Side Effects
Generic Name: tavaborole topical
Note: This page contains information about the side effects of tavaborole topical. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name Kerydin.
For the Consumer
Applies to tavaborole topical: topical application solution
In addition to its needed effects, some unwanted effects may be caused by tavaborole topical (the active ingredient contained in Kerydin). In the event that any of these side effects do occur, they may require medical attention.
Major Side Effects
You should check with your doctor immediately if any of these side effects occur when taking tavaborole topical:Less common:
- Blistering, burning, itching, pain, stinging, or redness at the application site
- ingrown toenail
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to tavaborole topical: topical solution
Common (1% to 10%): Application site exfoliation, ingrown toenail, application site erythema, application site dermatitis[Ref]
Potential for skin irritation; no evidence of contact sensitization.[Ref]
1. "Product Information. Kerydin (tavaborole topical)." Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Palo Alto,, CA.
Not all side effects for Kerydin 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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