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Desquam-X Wash

Dosage form: solution
Ingredients: BENZOYL PEROXIDE 5mg in 1g
Labeler: Ranbaxy Laboratories Inc.
NDC Code: 10631-278

Disclaimer: Most OTC drugs are not reviewed and approved by FDA, however they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.

DRUG FACTS

ACTIVE INGREDIENT

Benzoyl peroxide 5% or 10%

PURPOSE

acne cleanser treatment

USES
  • for the treatment of acne
  • clears acne pimples and allows skin to heal
  • penetrates pores to clear most blackheads and whiteheads
  • helps keep skin clear of new acne pimples, blackheads and whiteheads

WARNINGS

For external use only.

Do not use if you
  • have very sensitive skin
  • are sensitive to benzoyl peroxide or any of the inactive ingredients in this product

When using this product
  • skin irritation and dryness is more likely to occur if you use another topical acne medication at the same time. If irritation occurs, only use one topical acne medication at a time.
  • avoid unnecessary sun exposure and use a sunscreen
  • avoid contact with the eyes, lips, and mouth
  • avoid contact with hair and dyed fabrics, which may be bleached by this product
  • skin irritation may occur, characterized by redness, burning, itching, peeling, or possibly swelling. Irritation may be reduced by using the product less frequently or in a lower concentration.

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • irritation becomes severe.

Keep out of reach of children

If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away (1-800-222-1222).

DIRECTIONS
  • shake well before use
  • wash affected areas once or twice daily
  • wet the skin areas to be treated prior to administration
  • gently rub the acne cleanser into the skin for 10 to 20 seconds. Do not scrub the skin. Work into a full lather and rinse thoroughly, and then pat dry. If too much drying occurs, you may need to rinse the acne cleanser off sooner or use less often.
  • because excessive drying of the skin may occur, start with one application daily, then gradually increase to two or three times daily if needed or as directed by a doctor
  • if bothersome dryness or peeling occurs, reduce application to once a day or every other day
  • Sensitivity Test for New User. Apply product sparingly to one or two small affected areas during the first 3 days. If no discomfort occurs follow the directions above.

OTHER INFORMATION
  • store at 15º - 30º C (59º - 86º F)
  • may bleach colored fabric
  • avoid contact with eyes

INACTIVE INGREDIENTS

dioctyl sodium sulfosuccinate, EDTA, magnesium aluminum silicate, methylcellulose, sodium octoxynol-3 sulfonate, water.

QUESTIONS?

call 1-800-406-7984

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

Desquam X Wash 5%

Desquam X Wash 10%

DESQUAM-X WASH 
benzoyl peroxide solution
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:10631-278
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
BENZOYL PEROXIDE (BENZOYL PEROXIDE) BENZOYL PEROXIDE5 mg  in 1 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
MAGNESIUM ALUMINUM SILICATE 
WATER 
EDETIC ACID 
DOCUSATE SODIUM 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:10631-278-05140 g in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart333D04/26/2011
DESQUAM-X WASH 
benzoyl peroxide solution
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:10631-279
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
BENZOYL PEROXIDE (BENZOYL PEROXIDE) BENZOYL PEROXIDE10 mg  in 1 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
MAGNESIUM ALUMINUM SILICATE 
WATER 
DOCUSATE SODIUM 
EDETIC ACID 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:10631-279-05140 g in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart333D04/26/2011
Labeler - Ranbaxy Laboratories Inc. (169932519)
Registrant - Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc. (937890044)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Contract Pharmaceuticals Limited248761249manufacture

Revised: 06/2011
 
Ranbaxy Laboratories Inc.

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