Side Effects of MetroCreamJust like any medicine, MetroCream may cause side effects. However, not everyone who uses the skin cream will experience problems. In fact, most people tolerate it quite well.
If reactions do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or are treated easily by you or your healthcare provider. Serious reactions are less common.
Common side effects of MetroCream may include but are not limited to:
- Burning and stinging
- Skin irritation
(Click MetroCream Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)
Drug InteractionsMetroCream may react with a few other medications (see MetroCream Drug Interactions).
Important Information for Your Healthcare ProviderTalk with your healthcare provider prior to using MetroCream if you have:
- A history of low blood cell counts
- Any allergies, including to medications, foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see MetroCream and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see MetroCream and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click MetroCream Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not use the drug.)