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Miconazole / zinc oxide topical Side Effects

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Nov 24, 2022.

Applies to miconazole/zinc oxide topical: topical application ointment.

Serious side effects

Along with its needed effects, miconazole/zinc oxide topical may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking miconazole/zinc oxide topical:

Incidence not known

  • Blistering, burning, crusting, dryness, flaking, itching, scaling, or severe redness, soreness, or swelling of the skin
  • falling off of skin

Other side effects

Some side effects of miconazole / zinc oxide topical may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects.

Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

Incidence not known

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to miconazole / zinc oxide topical: topical ointment, topical spray.




1. Product Information. Vusion (miconazole-zinc oxide topical). Barrier Therapeutics. 2006.

2. Cerner Multum, Inc. Australian Product Information.

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.