How Do I Use This Medication?
You should apply a thin film 1-3 times a day to cleansed, dry skin.
How Well Does It Work?
It works well to reduce redness. Sulfacet-R® is tinted and can also act as a cover up.
How Does It Work?
Sodium Sulfacetamide is a sulfonamide antibiotic that competes with para-aminbenzoic acid. Sulfur has a keratolytic action, and is believed to an anti-inflammatory effect.
Will There Be Side Effects?
Skin irritation is the most frequent problem. You should not use this drug if you are allergic to sulfonamides.
Which Brands Are Available?
- Sodium Sulfacetamide – lotion 10% – Klaron®
- Sodium Sulfacetamide 10% + 5% sulfur – Sulfacet-R® 25g, Novacet® 30 and 60 g, Generic
What Other Conditions Are Treated By This Medication?
Acne, and seborrheic dermatitis can be treated.