1% and 2% acid: topical treatment of large area hyperkeratosis (for example, psoriasis), topical treatment of warts and calluses.
Salicylic acid Storage
active substance: salicylic acid;
100 ml of solution contain 1 g of salicylic acid;
excipient: ethanol 70%.
Solution for external use, alcohol.
Salicylic acid Pharmacological properties
Antiseptic. When applied topically has antimicrobial, irritant, distracting effect.
Used for infectious skin lesions: acne, pyoderma.
Hypersensitivity to the drug.
Special security measures
Do not allow the drug to get into the eyes, do not apply to mucous membranes.
Do not violate the rules of use of the drug, it may be harmful to health.
Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction
Topical application of salicylic acid should not be combined with oral administration of drugs containing acetylsalicylic acid and other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. Do not use together with benzoyl peroxide and topical retinoids.
Salicylic acid can increase the permeability of the skin to other topical drugs and thus increase their entry into the body. In addition, salicylic acid may increase the side effects of methotrexate and the hypoglycemic effect of oral antidiabetic drugs – sulfonylureas.
Be sure to tell your doctor if you are taking any other medicines.
Features of application
The drug should not be applied to large areas of skin.
Use during pregnancy or breastfeeding
During pregnancy and breastfeeding, the drug is possible only when the expected benefit to the mother outweighs the potential risk to the fetus or child.
Ability to influence the speed of reaction when driving a car or other machinery
Does not affect.
Method of application and dosage
Apply externally, lubricating or rubbing the affected areas of skin with a cotton swab soaked in the drug, 2-3 times a day. The course of treatment is determined by the doctor depending on the course and severity of the disease.
Do not apply to children under 12 years.
With the use of large doses of the drug may increase keratolytic effects and allergic reactions. In this case, the drug should be washed off with water, consult a doctor. Therapy is symptomatic.
Possible skin changes: dryness, peeling, irritation, contact dermatitis, manifestations of allergic reactions (urticaria, itching), which require discontinuation of the drug.
With prolonged use, the drug may be absorbed into the general circulation and the development of side effects characteristic of salicylates: tinnitus, dizziness, epigastric pain, nausea, vomiting, acidosis, rapid breathing.
In case of any side effects you need to see a doctor!
The drug should not be used after the expiration date indicated on the package!
Storage conditions Salicylic acid
Store in the original package at a temperature not exceeding 25 ° C.
Keep out of reach of children.