1 g of liquid contains 50 mg of salicylic acid and 950 mg of castor oil.
Salicylic acid, topically applied at a concentration of 5%, has keratolytic properties, as well as mildly disinfectant, anti-inflammatory and antifungal properties. Applyed on the skin excessively horny to remove the superfluous layers of the epidermis. May be irritating to the skin. When used on large surfaces, it can absorb from the surface of the skin and exert general effect.
Skin changes with tendency to hyperkeratosis (eg, combination therapy in fungal infections, psoriasis).
Newborns and infants, hypersensitivity to salicylates, acute inflammatory changes, discontinuation of the skin, cautiously in diabetes, avoid use on the skin of the face and the perineal area.