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    Brand Name: SALEX

    Generic Name: Salicylic Acid

    Generic for Salex* (Salicylic acid) is a topical ointment used to treat psoriasis, acne, warts, corns, and other dry/scaly skin conditions. By increasing the amount of moisture in the skin, Salicylic acid helps shed dead skin cells from the outer layer of the skin. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor. Read More>>

     
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    • Generic drugs are chemically identical to brand-name drugs in terms of active ingredient(s), intended use, quality, dosage, safety, bioavailability and effectiveness.
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What is Generic for Salex* used for?

Generic for Salex* (Salicylic acid) is a topical ointment used to treat psoriasis, acne, warts, corns, and other dry/scaly skin conditions. By increasing the amount of moisture in the skin, Salicylic acid helps shed dead skin cells from the outer layer of the skin. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.

What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Salex*?

The dosage of Generic for Salex* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.

Apply a thin film of Generic for Salex* topical medicine onto the affected area.

What if you miss a dose of Generic for Salex*?

If your physician has instructed or directed you to apply Generic for Salex* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, apply it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.

What if you miss a dose of Generic for Salex*?

Any medication used in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Salex*, seek medical attention immediately.

What other drugs could interact with Generic for Salex*?

It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic for Salex*.

Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Salex*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.

Generic for Salex* can interact with anticoagulants.

Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.

What are the side effects of Generic for Salex*?

Like other medicines, Generic for Salex* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Salex* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.

It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Salex* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Salex* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.

Generic for Salex* can cause side effects such as skin irritation, peeling, burning, and redness. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are using Generic for Salex*.

What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Salex*?

Is it possible for me to apply Generic for Salex* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I apply Generic for Salex*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Salex*?
How will Generic for Salex* work in my body?
How should Generic for Salex* be applied?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Salex* drug interactions and side effects?

Note

The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic for Salex* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.

 

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