Dosage form: gel Ingredients: BENZOYL PEROXIDE 50mg in 1g Labeler: Cintex Services, LLC NDC Code: 24470-909
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BP Gel 5% (benzoyl peroxide 5%)
Active ingredientBenzoyl peroxide 5%
UseFor the treatment of acne
WarningsFor external use only
Do not use if you
have very sensitive skin
are sensitive to benzoyl peroxide
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 ifirritation becomes severe.
KEEP THIS AND ALL DRUGS OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.
clean the skin thoroughly before applying this product
cover the entire affected area with a thin layer and rinse thoroughly one to three times daily
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.
if going outside, apply sunscreen after using this product. If irritation or sensitivity develops, stop use of both products and ask a doctor.
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