Kerasol FCL(Salicylic Acid )

Therapeutic Group: Skin


Kerasol FCL: Each gram lotion contains Salicylic Acid BP 20 mg.


Kerasol FCL is available by prescription as an aid in the removal of excessive keratin in hyperkeratotic skin. Topical salicylic acid treats acne by reducing swelling, redness and unplugging blocked skin pores to allow pimples to shrink. It exfoliates the dead skin and keeps pores clear.


Kerasol FCL is indicated for -

• Mild to moderate acne

• Blackheads and whiteheads

• Redness & swelling of face

• Pimples

• To prevent future acne breakouts

Dosage & Administration

Apply enough medicine to cover the affected area once daily in 1st week then 2 to 3 times daily from 2nd week and rub gently. After 3-5 minutes rinse face with cool water. Salicylic Acid is used in children over 2 years.

Side Effects

An allergic reaction, shortness of breath, swelling of face, lips, tongue and skin irritation.


For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes and other mucous membranes.

Use in Pregnancy & Lactation

Pregnancy Category C. It should not be used on the chest area by nursing mothers.

Drug Interaction

Do not use other topical preparations on the treated area unless directed by your healthcare provider. It may interfere with treatment or increase skin irritation.

Over Dose

An overdose of Salicylic Acid topical is unlikely to occur. If the medication has been ingested or an overdose is suspected, the patient needs to be hospitalized immediately.


Do not store above 30°C. Keep away from light and out of the reach of children.

Commercial Pack

Kerasol FCL: Each bottle contains 100 ml of Salicylic Acid 2% lotion.