1 g ointment contains: Salicylic acid 40 mg.
Means for external use. Suppresses the secretion of sebaceous and sweat glands. In low concentrations has keratoplastic, and in high - keratolytic effect. It has a weak antimicrobial activity.
Oily seborrhea. Common acne chronical eczema. Psoriasis. Diskeratosis. Chthiosis. Warts.
Hypersensitivity to salicylic acid, children's age.
Contraindicated in children.
Use during pregnancy and lactation
Category of action on the fetus by the FDA - C.
Dosage and administration
Apply to the affected surface 2-3 times / day.
Rarely: local reactions in the form of itching, burning, skin rash, allergic reactions.
Interaction with other drugs
The active component increases the permeability of the skin, enhancing the penetration and further absorption of other topical drugs. Salicylic acid that has entered the systemic circulation increases the severity of negative reactions of sulfonylurea derivatives, hypoglycemic oral agents, Methotrexate. Pharmaceutical incompatibility is recorded for zinc oxide (an insoluble form of salicylate Zn is formed) and Resorcine (mixtures of melting action are formed) (Resin mixture forms an melting agent).
The composition of the solution for external use includes ethanol.