BENZACLIN Rx

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BENZACLIN

Acne
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Generic Name and Formulations:

Clindamycin (as phosphate) 1%, benzoyl peroxide 5%; gel.

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Indications for BENZACLIN:

Acne vulgaris.

Adult:

Apply twice daily.

Children:

Not recommended.

Contraindications:

History of regional enteritis, ulcerative or antibiotic-associated colitis.

Warnings/Precautions:

Avoid eyes, mucous membranes, sun, UV light. Discontinue if significant diarrhea occurs. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers: not recommended.

Interactions:

Additive irritation with other topical agents. Avoid erythromycin.

Pharmacological Class:

Lincosamide antibiotic + antibacterial/keratolytic.

Adverse Reactions:

Dry skin, application site reaction, pruritus, peeling, erythema, sunburn, may bleach fabrics or hair; rare: superinfection, colitis.

Generic Availability:

YES

How Supplied:

Jar—25g; Pump—50g; BenzaClin Care Kit—(50g BenzaClin pump + 20 ampules Viscontour Serum)

BENZACLIN 25g of 1%/5% jar of gels (Qty:1)

appx. price $271.00