Benzoyl Peroxide Generic Name & Formulations
Benzoyl peroxide 5%, 10%; water-base gel.
Antibacterial + keratolytic.
Benzoyl Peroxide Indications
Benzoyl Peroxide Dosage and Administration
Apply to cleansed area 1–2 times daily.
Benzoyl Peroxide Contraindications
Benzoyl Peroxide Boxed Warnings
Benzoyl Peroxide Warnings/Precautions
Avoid eyes, mouth, mucous membranes, sun exposure. Discontinue if sensitivity or severe irritation develops. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.
Benzoyl Peroxide Pharmacokinetics
Benzoyl Peroxide Interactions
Benzoyl Peroxide Adverse Reactions
Excessive drying, allergic dermatitis, may bleach fabrics or hair.
Benzoyl Peroxide Clinical Trials
Benzoyl Peroxide Note
Formerly known under the brand names Benzac AC, Benzac-W, Desquam-X.
Benzoyl Peroxide Patient Counseling