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Viva Side Effects

Generic Name: camphor / lidocaine / methyl salicylate topical

Note: This page contains side effects data for the generic drug camphor / lidocaine / methyl salicylate topical. It is possible that some of the dosage forms included below may not apply to the brand name Viva.

Applies to camphor / lidocaine / methyl salicylate topical: topical film

Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Remove the skin patch and get emergency medical help if you have signs of a heart attack or stroke: chest pain spreading to your jaw or shoulder, sudden numbness or weakness on one side of the body, slurred speech, feeling short of breath.

Although the risk of serious side effects is low when medicine is applied to your skin, side effects can occur if the medicine is absorbed into your bloodstream.

Stop using this medicine and call your doctor at once if you have:

  • worsening of your muscle pain;

  • skin rash, itching, or irritation;

  • a light-headed feeling, like you might pass out;

  • new or worsening stomach pain; or

  • signs of stomach bleeding--bloody or tarry stools, coughing up blood or vomit that looks like coffee grounds.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.

It is possible that some side effects of Viva 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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