Salicylic acid belongs to a class of medications called as keratolytics. It works by reducing swelling and redness and thus causing pimples to shrink. It also loosens and softens the dry, scaly skin thus causing it to peel off.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Minoz S Face Wash may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Minoz S Face Wash is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
It is not known whether Minoz S Face Wash alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
There is limited information available on the use of Minoz S Face Wash in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Minoz S Face Wash in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
What were the side-effects while using Minoz S Face Wash?
No Side Effect
How do you take Minoz S Face Wash?
With or without food
How much was the improvement?
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What are you using Minoz S Face Wash for?
Keratoses (Abnormal skin growth)
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Q. Is salicylic acid good for acne/acne scars/skin/hair/genital warts/remove dark spots/exfoliate skin?
Salicylic acid is part of an acne preparation. It is used to treat acne, blemishes (scars and dark spots due to acne). It is also used for dandruff problems. It should not be used for exfoliating the skin or to treat genital warts
Q. Does salicylic acid work?
Salicylic acid works best if used for an indication at the dose prescribed by the doctor
Q. Does it expire?
Salicylic acid does expire and should not be used beyond the expiry date.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 21st Apr 2017.