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Tavaborole topical Side Effects

Medically reviewed by Last updated on May 5, 2023.

Applies to tavaborole topical: topical application solution.

Serious side effects of Tavaborole topical

Along with its needed effects, tavaborole 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 tavaborole topical:

Less common

Incidence not known

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to tavaborole topical: topical solution.


Common (1% to 10%): Application site exfoliation, application site erythema, application site dermatitis[Ref]


Common (1% to 10%): Ingrown toenail[Ref]


Postmarketing reports: Hypersensitivity, contact allergy[Ref]


1. Product Information. Kerydin (tavaborole topical). Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 2014.

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.