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Salicylic Acid


Treats skin problems, such as acne, psoriasis, or seborrheic dermatitis. Some forms of salicylic acid are used to remove warts.

Brand Names

Compound W
Sal-Plant Gel
Lupicare II Psoriasis Skin
Lupicare Dandruff
Lupicare Psoriasis Scalp
Therasoft Anti-Acne
Stri-Dex Essential Care
Stri-Dex Facewipes To Go
Stri-Dex Sensitive Skin

When You Should Not Take The Medication

You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to salicylic acid or any of the ingredients listed on the product label.

How To Store And Dispose Of This Medicine

Store the medicine in a closed container at room temperature, away from heat, moisture, and direct light.

Ask your pharmacist, doctor, or health caregiver about the best way to dispose of the used medicine container and any leftover medicine after you have finished your treatment. You will also need to throw away old medicine after the expiration date has passed.

Keep all medicine away from children and never share your medicine with anyone.

Possible Side Effects While Using This Medicine

Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:
Skin sores or ulcers.
Severe skin redness, peeling, or irritation.

If you notice other side effects that you think are caused by this medicine, tell your doctor.