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Sertaconazole topical Side Effects

For the Consumer

Applies to sertaconazole topical: topical cream

Some side effects of sertaconazole 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 unknown

  • Blistering, burning, crusting, dryness or flaking of skin
  • itching, redness, skin rash, swelling, or soreness at application site
  • darkening of skin
  • dry skin
  • flushing and redness of skin
  • scaling, severe redness, soreness or swelling of skin
  • peeling or loosening of skin
  • skin tenderness
  • unusually warm skin

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to sertaconazole topical: topical cream

Dermatologic

Common (1% to 10%): Cutaneous side effects (including contact dermatitis, dry skin, burning skin, application site skin tenderness), slight erythematous reaction
Postmarketing reports: Erythema, pruritus, vesiculation, desquamation, hyperpigmentation[Ref]

Local

Frequency not reported: Application site reaction[Ref]

References

1. "Product Information. Ertaczo (sertaconazole topical)." Bertek Pharmaceuticals Inc, Sugar Land, TX.

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.

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