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Salvax duo

Generic name: salicylic acid and urea topical [sal-ih-sill-ik-ah-sid-and-you-ree-ah]
Names of brands: carb-o-sal5, kerasal, salvax duo plus, salvax duo
The class of drug: topical emollients

It is believed that the salvax duo trademark was removed across the u.s. if the generic versions of this product were approved by the fda, there may be similar products that are available in generic form.

What is the Salvax duo?

Salicylic acid is a keratolytic (peeling) agent. Salicylic acid is responsible for the loss of the skin's outer layer.urea can be described as an emollient (skin smoothing and softening agent). Urea assists in moisturizing the skin.

A combination of salicylic acid and topical urea (for the face) can be used to soften and smooth out rough, scaly, and dry skin caused by wart calluses, keratosis, or psoriasis.salvax duo could also be used for other purposes that are not mentioned in this medication guide.

Side effects of Salvax duo

See a doctor immediately. If you experience any of the following symptoms, warning signs of allergic reactions may include hives, difficulty breathing, and swelling of your lips, face, or tongue.stop taking salvax duo and call your doctor right away in the event of an adverse reaction that is serious, like redness or severe skin irritation after using the drug.some less severe side effects can include minor irritation, itching, or irritation of the treated skin.

This is not a comprehensive list of all side effects. Other side effects could occur. Consult your physician for advice regarding medical adverse effects. You can report symptoms to the fda at 1-800-fda-1088.

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Don't use salvax duo on a child less than 2 years old. This medicine is not recommended for a child or teenager who is suffering from an illness that causes fever, particularly when the child is also suffering from influenza signs or symptoms of chickenpox. Salicylates may cause a grave and sometimes fatal illness called reye's syndrome in children.

Prior to use this drug

It is not recommended to take this medicine if you have an allergic reaction to urea or salicylic acid.

Consult a physician or pharmacist about whether it is appropriate for you to take salvax duo if you have:

  • Kidney disease kidney disease
  • Liver disease.

It is unknown if salvax duo will harm an unborn baby. Do not take this medicine without a medical recommendation if you are is unclear if salicylic acid and urea from the topical are absorbed into breast milk or if they can cause harm to a nursing infant. Do not take this medication without medical advice if you are breastfeeding the baby.

This medication is not recommended for a teenager or child with a fever, particularly if the child is suffering from flu-like symptoms as well as chicken pox. Salicylates may cause a serious and often fatal condition called reye's syndrome in children.don't use salvax duo on a child older than 2 years.

How to take Salvax duo?

Follow the directions on the label or as recommended by your physician. Avoid using in greater quantities, in smaller amounts, or for longer periods than suggested.don't apply salvax duo to treat any skin condition that hasn't been evaluated by your doctor.

Make sure to clean and dry the area prior to applying the medication.the foam should be shaken thoroughly prior to every use. Flip the medicine bottle upside down in order to disperse the foam.apply the medicine to the affected areas according to the directions. Don't apply salvax duo to skin that is swollen, red, or infected.

This medication could cause unnatural results when you undergo certain tests. Be sure to inform any doctor treating your condition that you are taking salvax duo.utilize salvax duo regularly to get maximum benefits. Consult your physician if symptoms don't improve or if your symptoms become worse when you take this medicine.keep it at room temperature, far from heat and moisture.

Make sure the foam container is kept away from flames or extreme temperatures, for example, in an automobile during a hot day. The canister could explode if it is too hot. Avoid burning or puncturing the empty container.

What happens if i miss the dose?

Take the missed dose immediately after you recall. Avoid any missed doses if it's close to the time of the next dose. Avoid using any other medicine to make up for the dose you missed.

What happens if i overdose?

Take immediate medical attention or call the poison help number at 1-800-222-1222 if have swallowed the medication accidentally.

The risk of overdose is increased with long-term usage or in high doses when salvax duo is absorbed through the skin. Signs of an overdose of salicylic acid could include extreme dizziness or fatigue, vomiting, diarrhea, rapid breathing or a ringing sound in your ears, and the loss of hearing.

What should be avoided?

Wart removal medication could be inflammable. Don't use it near high temperatures or open flames like a candle that is burning. Cleanse your hands prior to using the hair styling device (such as straightening or curling irons). The high heat can cause the medication to burn and cause skin burns.don't consume cigarettes until they have been absorbed by your skin.

Do not get this medication into your nose, eyes, mouth, rectum, or vagina. If it does happen, you must wash it off with not use other medicines for the areas you are treating by using salvax duo unless your doctor recommends it.

Interaction with other drugs

It is unlikely that other drugs you consume by mouth or inject can affect salicylic acid that is applied topically or urea. But a variety of drugs may interact with each other. Be sure to inform your health care professionals about the medicines you take, which include prescription and non-prescription drugs, vitamins, and herbs.