Resorcinol and sulfur combination is used to treat acne and similar skin conditions.
This medicine is available without a prescription.
resorcinol and sulfur
If any of the following side effects occur while taking resorcinol / sulfur topical, check with your doctor or nurse as soon as possible:
Less common or rare:
Skin irritation not present before use of this medicine
Symptoms of resorcinol poisoning
Diarrhea, nausea, stomach pain, or vomiting
headache (severe or continuing)
nervousness or restlessness
slow heartbeat, shortness of breath, or troubled breathing
unusual tiredness or weakness
Some resorcinol / sulfur topical side effects may not need any medical attention. As your body gets used to the medicine these side effects may disappear. Your health care professional may be able to help you prevent or reduce these side effects, but do check with them if any of the following side effects continue, or if you are concerned about them:
Redness and peeling of skin (may occur after a few days)
Unusual dryness of skin
Minocycline is a tetracycline antibiotic that fights bacteria in the body. Minocycline is used to treat many different bacterial infections, such as urinary tract infections, respiratory infections, skin infections, severe acne, gonorrhea, tick fever, chlamydia, and others. Minocycline may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.