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sulfacetamide/sulfur gel - topical, Avar

GENERIC NAME: SULFACETAMIDE/SULFUR GEL - TOPICAL (sull-fuh-SEET-uh-mide/SULL-fur)

BRAND NAME(S): Avar

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USES: This medication is used to help treat acne and other skin conditions (e.g., seborrheic dermatitis). This product contains antibacterial and drying agents that promote shedding of the skin's top layer (keratolysis).




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