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Salicylic Acid

salicylic acid topical
There are many brands and forms of salicylic acid available. Not all brands are listed on this leaflet. Salicylic acid is a keratolytic (peeling agent) that causes shedding of the outer layer of skin. Salicylic acid topical (for the skin) is used in the treatment of acne, dandruff, seborrhea, or psoriasis, and to remove corns, calluses, and warts. Salicylic acid topical may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
salicylic acid topical
topical acne agents

Frequently Asked Questions

Salicylic acid topical can cause a rare but serious allergic reaction or severe skin irritation. Stop using this medicine and get emergency medical help if you have: hives, itching; difficult breathing, feeling light-headed; or swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

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