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Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Sunscreen Side Effects

Generic Name: sunscreen topical

Note: This page contains side effects data for the generic drug sunscreen topical. It is possible that some of the dosage forms included below may not apply to the brand name Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Sunscreen.

Applies to sunscreen topical: topical application cream, topical application gel/jelly, topical application liquid, topical application lotion, topical application oil, topical application ointment, topical application pad, topical application spray, topical application stick

As well as its needed effects, sunscreen topical (the active ingredient contained in Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Sunscreen) may cause unwanted side effects that require medical attention.

Major Side Effects

If any of the following side effects occur while taking sunscreen topical, check with your doctor immediately:

Rare
  • Acne
  • burning, itching, or stinging of the skin
  • early appearance of redness or swelling of the skin
  • late appearance of rash with or without weeping blisters that become crusted, especially in sun-exposed areas, and may extend to unexposed areas of the skin
  • pain in hairy areas
  • pus in the hair follicles

Minor Side Effects

Some sunscreen topical side effects may not need any medical attention. As your body gets used to the medicine these side effects may disappear. Your health care professional may be able to help you prevent or reduce these side effects, but do check with them if any of the following side effects continue, or if you are concerned about them:

More common:
  • Drying or tightening of the skin

It is possible that some side effects of Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Sunscreen may not have been reported. These can be reported to the FDA here. Always consult a healthcare professional for medical advice.

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