meclocycline-topical, Meclan



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USES: This medication is used on the skin to treat acne.

HOW TO USE: This medication is for use on the skin only. Clean and dry the affected area before applying this medication. Apply a small amount to the affected area and rub in gently. A thin layer is all that is needed. Wash hands after use. Do not use this more often or for longer than directed. Your condition will not clear faster, and the chance for side effects may be increased. Avoid contact with the eyes.

SIDE EFFECTS: This medication may cause redness, burning, dry skin, itching or eye irritation. Notify your doctor if these symptoms continue. Notify your doctor if you develop: skin rash. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

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