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Sodium Sulfacetamide and Sulfur Lotion

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Sodium Sulfacetamide 10% and Sulfur 5% lotion

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Sodium Sulfacetamide 10% and Sulfur 5% Lotion (Tint Free) is indicated in the topical control of acne vulgaris, acne rosacea and seborrheic dermatitis.


Shake well before using. Apply a thin film to affected areas with light massaging, 1 to 3 times daily, or as directed by a physician.

(Important to the Pharmacist: At the time of dispensing, add contents of sodium sulfacetamide vial* to the bottle. Shake well and/or stir with a glass rod to insure uniform dispersion. Place expiration date of four (4) months on bottle label.)

*Sodium Sulfacetamide vial contains 2.1 g of sodium sulfacetamide.


Sodium Sulfacetamide 10% and Sulfur 5% Lotion (Tint Free) is available as follows:

25 g bottle (NDC 45802-950-01)

Store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F) [see USP Controlled Room Temperature].

Manufactured by Stiefel Laboratories, Inc. Coral Gables, Fl 33134. Distributed by, Perrigo, Allegan, MI 49010. FDA rev date: n/a

Last reviewed on RxList: 1/29/2009
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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