Papain/urea topical Side Effects
Applies to papain/urea topical: topical foam, topical ointment, topical spray.
Skin irritation is rarely caused by the exudate resulting from the enzymatic digestion. More frequent dressing changes may alleviate this discomfort until the exudate decreases.[Ref]
Local side effects have rarely included a transient burning sensation and skin irritation.[Ref]
More about papain/urea topical
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- Reviews (2)
- Dosage information
- During pregnancy
- Drug class: topical debriding agents
Related treatment guides
1. "Product Information. Accuzyme (papain-urea topical)." Healthpoint (2004):
2. "Product Information. Ethezyme (papain-urea topical)." Ethex Corporation (2005):
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