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Tavaborole topical Side Effects

For the Consumer

Applies to tavaborole topical: topical application solution

As well as its needed effects, tavaborole topical may cause unwanted side effects that require medical attention.

Major Side Effects

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

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.

It is possible that some side effects of tavaborole topical 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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