Contain salicylic acid 3
gm, Benzoic acid 6 gm, in an ointment base.
acid is Keratolytic; and used in treatment of
hyperkeratosis and scaling skin such as dandruff,
dermatitis, psoriasis and acne.
concentration of salicylic acid can be used in
conjunction with other agents such as benzoic acid for
treatment of taenia (fungicidal).
salicylates should not be used for long time and should
be used with care to patients with peripheral
circulation disorder and diabetics.
containing 20 gm.