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What If I Use Too Much?

An overdose with this medication can cause serious problems. This is especially true if too much is used over an extended period. If you or someone else may have used too much or taken Aclovate by mouth, seek immediate medical attention.
(Click Aclovate Overdose for more information.)

What If I Miss a Dose of Aclovate?

If you forget to apply your dose, do it as soon as you remember, unless it is almost time for the next dose. In this case, you should simply skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not apply extra medication to make up for a missed dose.

How Should This Medicine Be Stored?

Aclovate should be stored at room temperature. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.

Available Strengths

This medication comes in the following strengths and forms:
  • Aclovate 0.05% cream
  • Aclovate 0.05% ointment (available only in generic form).

Can I Buy Generic Aclovate?

This medication is available in generic form (see Generic Aclovate).
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