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I used a compound ointment with: Salicylic acid 20%

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Hi, I used a compound ointment with:
Salicylic acid 20%
Hydrophilic Ointment 50%
Hidalone Cream 30%
The hidalone cream made the salicylic be more efective/stronger and burned and exfoliated my skin and improved my scars appearence.
Since the hidalone cream got out of market I can't find a substitute, can you please tell me what is the best substitute to hidalone cream so the salicylic acid can be more effective?
(I tried Pandermil as substitute of Hidalone and didn't work either.)
Thanks.
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 4 months ago.

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Do you have a picture of the affected area?

Do you have any other medical problems or take any medications?

This is not an answer, but an Information Request. I need this information to answer your question. Please reply, so I can answer your question. I look forward to helping you.

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Please Dr. make my question availabel to other expert. Thanks.
Expert:  DrHoellering replied 4 months ago.

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Expert:  Michael Salama replied 4 months ago.

Hello this is Dr. Salama MD,

Would you be able to take a picture of the condition you want to treat?