What are the side effects of A.E.R. Witch Hazel?

Not all side effects for glycerin / witch hazel topical may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.

For the Consumer

Applies to glycerin / witch hazel topical: topical pad

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction while taking glycerin / witch hazel topical: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Stop using glycerin and witch hazel topical and call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:

  • bloody diarrhea; or

  • severe pain, bleeding, or irritation of the skin around your rectum.

Less serious side effects are more likely, and you may have none at all.

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

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to glycerin / witch hazel topical: topical gel, topical pad


Dermatologic side effects may include contact dermatitis.[Ref]

Source: http://www.drugs.com/