Fluticasone may cause side effects. Tell your doctor if any of these symptoms are severe or do not go away:
- itching, burning, irritation, redness, or dryness of the skin
- tiny red bumps or rash around the mouth
- small white or red bumps on the skin
- unwanted hair growth
- bruising or shiny skin
Some side effects can be serious. If you experience any of these symptoms, call your doctor immediately:
- severe rash
- redness, swelling, or other signs of skin infection in the place where you applied fluticasone
Children who use fluticasone topical may have an increased risk of side effects including slowed growth and delayed weight gain. Talk to your child's doctor about the risks of applying this medication to your child's skin.
Fluticasone topical may cause other side effects. Call your doctor if you have any unusual problems while using this medication.