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Tavaborole topical Side Effects

For the Consumer

Applies to tavaborole topical: topical application solution

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
  • Blistering, burning, itching, pain, stinging, or redness at the application site
  • ingrown toenail

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to tavaborole topical: topical solution

Dermatologic

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

Potential for skin irritation; no evidence of contact sensitization.[Ref]

References

1. "Product Information. Kerydin (tavaborole topical)." Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Palo Alto,, CA.

Some side effects of tavaborole topical may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.

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