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Additional Information on Imiquimod

Is There a Generic Version of Imiquimod?

Aldara (but not Zyclara) is available in generic form.
(Click Generic Aldara or Generic Zyclara for more information.)

Who Makes Imiquimod?

Aldara is made by Graceway Pharmaceuticals, LLC. Generic versions of Aldara are made by various manufacturers.
Zyclara is made by 3M Health Care Limited for Medicis, The Dermatology Company.

Available Strengths

Aldara is available in one strength (5%) in 0.25-gram, single-use packets (which contain 12.5 mg of imiquimod per packet). The manufacturer states that each packet is for single use only; any remaining cream in the packet should be discarded and not saved for later.
Zyclara is available in the following strengths:
  • Zyclara 3.75% in 0.25-gram, single-use packets and in a multidose pump (the pump dispenses about the same amount as one packet per dose)
  • Zyclara 2.5%, in a multidose pump.
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