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Ivermectin Lotion Side Effects

While many people do not experience problems while using ivermectin lotion, side effects can still occur. Some of the possible reactions to this medicine may include eye problems, such as irritation, redness, and "pink eye." In most cases, side effects are minor and easily treated. However, notify your healthcare provider immediately if you develop serious problems, such as hives or significant eye irritation.

An Introduction to Side Effects of Ivermectin Lotion

Just like any medicine, ivermectin lotion (Sklice®) can cause side effects. However, not everyone who uses this lotion will have problems. In fact, most people tolerate it quite well. If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or are treated easily by you or your healthcare provider.
(This article covers many, but not all, of the possible side effects with ivermectin lotion. Your healthcare provider can discuss a more complete list with you.)

Ivermectin Lotion Side Effects to Report

Some side effects of ivermectin lotion are potentially serious and should be reported immediately to your healthcare provider. These include but are not limited to:
  • Significant skin or eye irritation
  • Signs of an allergic reaction, such as:
    • An unexplained rash
    • Hives
    • Itching
    • Unexplained swelling of the mouth or throat
    • Wheezing
    • Difficulty breathing or swallowing.
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