Chloraprep Report: Rash over entire area
A following Chloraprep side effect report was submitted by a user.
Female patient reported the following Chloraprep side effects :
Rash all over entire area where Chloraprep was used.
I had my gallbladder removed and Chloraprep was used to clean the area prior to surgery. About three days after surgery I developed a rash that covered the whole area that the Chloraprep touched. It goes from my chest all the way down to the tops of my legs. It is very red, itchy, and irritated. There are small bumps everywhere.Side Effect Event date: Sunday December 13th 12:00:00 AM
Patient Age: 25
Patient Weight: 170
Diagnosis: Had surgery to remove my gallbladder and Chloraprep was used to clean the surgical area.
Birth Defects? No
Was intervention required to prevent damage? No
Other serious medical events? No
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