BENZAMYCIN Rx

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BENZAMYCIN

Acne
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Generic Name and Formulations:

Erythromycin 3%, benzoyl peroxide 5%; gel.

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Indications for BENZAMYCIN:

Acne vulgaris.

Adult:

Apply to cleansed, dried areas twice daily.

Children:

Not recommended.

Warnings/Precautions:

Avoid eyes, mouth, mucous membranes. Discontinue if excessive irritation or dryness occurs. Pak product is flammable. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

Interactions:

Additive irritation with other topical agents. Transient skin discoloration with PABA sunscreens.

See Also:

BENZAMYCIN PAK

Pharmacological Class:

Macrolide antibiotic + antibacterial/ keratolytic.

Adverse Reactions:

Dryness, local reactions (eg, peeling, pruritus, burning sensation, erythema), superinfection; may bleach hair or fabrics.

How Supplied:

Pak (pouches, mixed by patient)—60; Gel (jar, mix before dispensing)—46.6g

BENZAMYCIN 46.6g of 3%/5% jar of gels (Qty:1)

appx. price $471.00