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La RochePosay Laboratoire Dermatologique Effaclar K Salicylic Acid Acne Treatment

Medically reviewed on November 2, 2017

Dosage form: lotion
Ingredients: Salicylic acid 0.45mL in 30mL
Labeler: Laboratoires Industriels de Vichy (LIDV)
NDC Code: 66382-223

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Drug Facts

Active ingredientSalicylic acid 1.5%


For external use only

When using this product using other topical acne drugs at the same time or right after use of this product may increase dryness or irritation of the skin. If this occurs, only one drug should be used unless directed by a doctor.

Stop use and ask a doctor if irritation occurs

Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Directionscleanse the skin thoroughly before applying medication
cover the entire affected area with a thin layer one to three times daily
because too much drying of the skin may occur, start with one application daily, then gradually increase to two or three times daily if needed or as directed by a doctor.
if bothersome dryness or peeling occurs, reduce application to once a day or every other day

Inactive ingredientswater, isononyl isononanoate, propylene glycol, dimethicone, aluminum starch octenylsuccinate, PEG-100 stearate, glyceryl stearate, ammonium polyacryloyldimethyl taurate, octyldodecanol, zinc PCA, sodium hydroxide, retinyl linoleate, capryloyl salicylic acid, xanthan gum, cetyl alcohol, pentaerythrityl tetra-di-t-butyl hydroxyhydrocinnamate, fragrance

Usesfor the treatment of acne
clears blackheads and allows skin to heal

Keep out of reach of children

Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.


Acne medication

salicylic acid lotion
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:66382-223
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Salicylic acid (Salicylic acid) Salicylic acid0.45 mL  in 30 mL
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:66382-223-011 TUBE (TUBE) in 1 CARTON
130 mL in 1 TUBE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart333D07/01/2011
Labeler - Laboratoires Industriels de Vichy (LIDV) (282658798)
Laboratoires Industriels de Vichy (LIDV)282658798manufacture

Laboratoires Industriels de Vichy (LIDV)

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