This medicine is a topical antibacterial agent used to treat acne.
Follow the directions for using this medicine provided by your doctor. BEFORE USING THIS MEDICINE, wash the affected area with warm water and soap, rinse, and pat dry. Cover the affected area with a thin film of medicine. Allow the medicine to dry. Wash your hands immediately after using this medicine. DO NOT COVER THE AFFECTED AREA with gauze or a bandage unless your doctor tells you to do so. STORE THIS MEDICINE at room temperature, away from heat and light. TO CLEAR UP THE ACNE COMPLETELY, continue using this medicine for the full course of treatment. IF YOU MISS A DOSE OF THIS MEDICINE, use it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule.
INFORM YOUR DOCTOR OR PHARMACIST of all prescription and over-the-counter medicine that you are taking. Inform your doctor of any other medical conditions, allergies, pregnancy, or breast-feeding.
SIDE EFFECTS, that may go away during treatment, include redness, dryness, itching, burning, stinging, or tingling at application site. If they continue or are bothersome, check with your doctor. CHECK WITH YOUR DOCTOR AS SOON AS POSSIBLE if you experience rash or change in skin color. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist. This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your healthcare provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
If overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room immediately. This medicine may be harmful if swallowed.
DO NOT SHARE THIS MEDICINE with others for whom it was not prescribed. DO NOT USE THIS MEDICINE for other health conditions. KEEP THIS MEDICINE out of the reach of children and pets. IF USING THIS MEDICINE FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF TIME, obtain refills before your supply runs out.