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Logo SAStid Bar (Medicated Cleansing Bar)

SCHEDULING STATUS:
Unscheduled

PROPRIETARY NAME:
(and dosage form)

SAStid Bar (Medicated Cleansing Bar)

COMPOSITION:
Active ingredients: Salicylic acid 3 g/100 g
  Sulphur (precipitated) 10 g/100 g
PHARMACOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION:
A 13.12 ACNE PREPARATIONS

PHARMACOLOGICAL ACTION:
This product has keratolytic properties.
It is used in the treatment of acne.
In vitro studies showed that this product can inhibit growth of A. niger, C. albicans, E. flocossum, M. canis and T. mentagrophytes.

INDICATIONS:
SAStid Bar is used in the treatment of acne.

CONTRA-INDICATIONS:
None.

WARNINGS
FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY
Avoid contact with eyes.

DOSAGE AND DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
Treatment of the skin: Using SAStid Bar, work up a lather with hot water, wash affected areas and rinse thoroughly, with warm water. Make a second application lather, and massage the skin for a few minutes and pat dry without rinsing.

SIDE-EFFECTS AND SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS:
If skin irritation occurs, discontinue use; salicylic acid may cause dermatitis.

KNOWN SYMPTOMS OF OVERDOSAGE AND PARTICULARS OF ITS TREATMENT:
Excessive topical use of the product may result in drying and flaking of the skin. Following excessive topical use, use emollients as necessary.

IDENTIFICATION:
A reddish-brown coloured, oval-shaped bar, imprinted with "STIEFEL" logo.

PRESENTATION:
SAStid Bar is presented as a 100 gram or 15 gram solid bar. It is packed in a printed cardboard carton.

STORAGE INSTRUCTIONS:
SAStid Bar should be stored at temperatures below 30° C.

REGISTRATION NUMBER:
G2052 (Wet/Act 101/1965)

NAME AND BUSINESS ADDRESS OF THE APPLICANT:
Stiefel Laboratories (SA) (Pty) Limited,
20 Julbert Road.
Benrose,
Johannesburg 2094
Republic of South Africa

DATE OF PUBLICATION OF THIS PACKAGE INSERT:
January 1993

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