Certain side effects of topical calcineurin inhibitor are common and may even disappear during treatment. If any of the following side effects do not go away or are severe, consult your doctor.
The most common side effects at the site of application are warm sensation (sometimes burning), stinging or itching of the skin. This is usually mild to moderate and most common during the first few days of treatment. It usually lessens as your skin heals.
Other side effects include:
Inform your healthcare professional if:
The symptoms of a drug allergy include one or more of the following:
If you experience any of these symptoms, you should stop your medication and see your healthcare professional immediately.