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Important: The information below refers to medicines available in the United States that contain resorcinol.

Medications containing resorcinol:

resorcinol topical

Brand names: Resinol, R A Acne
Drug class(es): topical antipsoriatics
Resorcinol topical is used in the treatment of:

Multi-ingredient medications containing resorcinol:

benzocaine/resorcinol topical

Brand names: Vagisil, Vagisil Maximum Strength, Vagicaine
Drug class(es): miscellaneous vaginal agents
Benzocaine/resorcinol topical is used in the treatment of:

resorcinol/sulfur topical

Brand names: Rezamid, Acnotex, Acnomel, Bensulfoid
Drug class(es): topical acne agents
Resorcinol/sulfur topical is used in the treatment of:

Further information

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