No serious side-effects were reported for aluminium chloride. However, reversible skin irritations can occur, and some patients have to discontinue the treatment. Graber9 reported that one of 10 treated patients had to discontinue treatment. In the study of Brandrup et al.8 itching was reported in all 23 patients, leading to discontinuation of therapy in two. Irritation and itching were worsened by occlusive dressing. Occlusive dressing had to be discontinued in all 11 patients.
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