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DHC Acne Spot Therapy by DHC USA Incorporated

Medically reviewed on Dec 7, 2016

Dosage form: cream
Ingredients: Sulfur 6mg in 0.2g
Labeler: DHC USA Incorporated
NDC Code: 63433-897

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DHC Acne Spot Therapy

Drug Facts

Active Ingredient

Sulfur 3%


Acne treatment

  • For the management of acne.
  • Helps clear up acne blemishes.


For external use only.

  • Using other topical acne medications at the same time or immediately following the use of this product may increase dryness or irritation of the skin. If this occurs, only one medication should be used unless directed by a doctor.

  • Avoid contact with eyes. If excessive skin irritation develops or increases, discontinue use and consult a doctor.

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


Cleanse skin thoroughly and tone before applying. Cover the affected area with a thin layer one to three times daily. Follow with your moisturizer if desired. Because excessive drying of the skin may occur, start with one application daily, then gradually increase to two to 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. For best results, use with other DHC Salicylic Acne products.

Inactive Ingredients

water, butylene glycol, isononyl isononanoate, cetearyl alcohol, sorbitan stearate, ceteareth-20, sucrose cocoate, phenoxyethanol, xanthan gum, sodium citrate, citric acid, salicylic acid, magnesium ascorbyl phosphate, disodium EDTA, allantoin, tocopherol, sodium hydroxide, brassica campestris (rapeseed) seed oil, glycyrrhiza glabra (licorice) root extract, camellia sinensis leaf extract, royal jelly extract, scutellaria baicalensis root extract, perilla ocymoides leaf extract, houttuynia cordata extract, aloe barbadensis leaf extract

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DHC Acne Spot Therapy
Acne treatment
.52 oz. (15 g) Net wt.


Distributed by DHC USA Inc., San Francisco, CA 94107
Made in Japan • 1-800-DHC-CARE (342-2273)

sulfur cream
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:63433-897
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Sulfur (Sulfur) Sulfur6 mg  in 0.2 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
Butylene Glycol 
Isononyl Isononanoate 
Cetostearyl Alcohol 
Sorbitan Monostearate 
Polyoxyl 20 Cetostearyl Ether 
Sucrose Cocoate 
Xanthan Gum 
Sodium Citrate, Unspecified Form 
Citric Acid Monohydrate 
Salicylic Acid 
Magnesium Ascorbyl Phosphate 
Edetate Disodium 
Sodium Hydroxide 
Brassica Rapa Subsp. Oleifera Oil 
Glycyrrhiza Glabra 
Green Tea Leaf 
Royal Jelly 
Scutellaria Baicalensis Root 
Perilla Frutescens Top 
Houttuynia Cordata Flowering Top 
Aloe Vera Leaf 
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:63433-897-9715 g in 1 TUBE
2NDC:63433-897-101 g in 1 CELLO PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH FINALpart333D08/01/201111/12/2018
Labeler - DHC USA Incorporated (004087554)

DHC USA Incorporated

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