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formaldehyde - topical

GENERIC NAME: FORMALDEHYDE - TOPICAL (for-MAL-de-hyde)

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USES: This medication is used as an antiperspirant to treat feet that sweat or smell excessively. It is also used as a drying agent during wart treatment.

HOW TO USE: This medication is for use on the skin only. Do not shake the container if the cap is removed. Follow all directions on the product package and use as directed by your doctor. Apply as directed by your doctor, generally once daily to affected skin. Keep this medication away from your eyes, nose, and mouth. If contact occurs on these areas or skin that should not be treated, rinse thoroughly with soap and water. If a skin reaction occurs even after rinsing, contact your doctor promptly.Use this medication regularly to get the most benefit from it. Remember to use it at the same time each day.Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens.




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