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DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
STATICIN (erythromycin topical solution 1.5%) Solution should be applied over the affected area twice a day after the skin is thoroughly washed with warm water and soap and patted dry. Acne lesions on the face, neck, shoulder, chest, and back may be treated in this manner.
This medication should be applied with applicator top. If fingertips are used, wash hands after application. Drying and peeling may be controlled by reducing the frequency of applications.
STATICIN (erythromycin topical solution 1.5%) SOLUTION, 60 mL plastic bottle with optional appli-cator, NDC 0072-8000-60, NSN-6505-01-118-6098.
Store between 15°C and 25°C (59°F and 77°F).
Westwood-Squibb Pharmaceuticals Inc., Buffalo. N.Y, U.S.A. 14213 A Bristol-Myers Squibb Company. FDA Rev date: 12/15/2002
Last reviewed on RxList: 2/3/2009
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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