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Important Note

The following information is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacist or other healthcare professional. It should not be construed to indicate that use of the drug is safe, appropriate, or effective for you. Consult your healthcare professional before using this drug.





This medication is used to remove excess oil and dry the skin. It is used in the treatment of mild to moderate acne.

How To Use

This medication is for external use on the affected area only. This wash is used instead of soap once or twice a day. Wet the skin before applying. Gently work up a lather and rinse thoroughly. Do not scrub the skin. If redness, drying or peeling of the skin occurs, apply this less often. Avoid using this in the eyes, mouth or nose or on inflamed or damaged skin.

Side Effects

If redness or excess dryness occur, decrease or discontinue using temporarily. If these effects persist or worsen, notify your doctor promptly. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.


If you have any of the following health problems, consult your doctor before using this medication: any skin problems, any allergies.

Drug Interactions

Tell your doctor of all nonprescription and prescription medication you may use, especially of: all topical acne medications. Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.


If overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room immediately.


Do not share this medication with others.

Missed Dose

If you miss a dose, use it as soon as you remember. If it is near the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule.


Store at room temperature between 36 and 86 degrees F (2 to 30 degrees C) away from light and moisture or flame.