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Salicort® (dexamethasone acetate & salicylic acid)

Salicort® (dexamethasone Acetate & Salicylic Acid) comes in a single dosage form:

Salicort® (dexamethasone acetate & salicylic acid)

Salicort® (dexamethasone Acetate & Salicylic Acid) Ointment 0.12%, 3%, 30g Tube

Salicort® (dexamethasone Acetate & Salicylic Acid) ointment is a prescription only medication that contains betamethasone dipropionate (a topical corticosteroid) and salicylic acid (a keratolytic). It is used to treat inflammatory skin disorders such as eczema and psoriasis, and other disorders exhibiting dry and scaly skin.

 

Salicort® (dexamethasone Acetate & Salicylic Acid) ointment is typically applied to the affected area once to twice daily (less frequently for maintenance therapy), typically for a duration of two weeks. It should be tapered off when the the condition starts to improve. Do not use more than 60 grams a week or without medical supervision.