J Asthma Allergy Clin Immunol.  1998 Jun;18(2):330-334.

Acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis induced by terbinafine


Terbinafine is now widely used for the treatment of dermatophytic infections of the skin and nails. Cutaneous side effects of terbinafine are rare and mild. They includes erythema, pruritus, urticaria, desqumation, and macular exanthem. In addition, fixed drug eruption, erythema multiforme, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, and erythema annulare centrifugum-like psoriatic drug eruption were recently described in the literatures. Herein, we reported a case of acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis induced by terbinafine.


Acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis terbinafine
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