Skip to Content

← See all BENZOYL PEROXIDE brands

BENZOYL PEROXIDE by Cintex Services, LLC

Medically reviewed on August 29, 2017

Dosage form: gel
Ingredients: BENZOYL PEROXIDE 50mg in 1g
Labeler: Cintex Services, LLC
NDC Code: 24470-909

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.

BP Gel 5% (benzoyl peroxide 5%)

Active ingredient Benzoyl peroxide 5%

PurposeAcne treatment

Use For the treatment of acne

Warnings For 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 if irritation 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.

Directions
  • 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.

Other informationStore at 15°-30°C (59°-86°F).

Inactive ingredientsallantoin, aloe barbadensis leaf extract, benzyl alcohol, carbomer, disodium EDTA, disodium laureth sulfosuccinate, glycerin, panthenol, PEG-8, PPG-14 palmeth-60 hexyl dicarbamate, sodium hyaluronate, triethanolamine, water

Questions? 1-855-899-4237

BENZOYL PEROXIDE  
benzoyl peroxide gel
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:24470-909
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
BENZOYL PEROXIDE (BENZOYL PEROXIDE) BENZOYL PEROXIDE50 mg  in 1 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
ALLANTOIN 
ALOE VERA LEAF 
BENZYL ALCOHOL 
CARBOMER HOMOPOLYMER TYPE A (ALLYL PENTAERYTHRITOL CROSSLINKED) 
EDETATE DISODIUM 
DISODIUM LAURETH SULFOSUCCINATE 
GLYCERIN 
PANTHENOL 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 400 
PPG-14 PALMETH-60 HEXYL DICARBAMATE 
HYALURONATE SODIUM 
TROLAMINE 
WATER 
Product Characteristics
ColorwhiteScore    
ShapeSize
FlavorImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:24470-909-6060 g in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart333D06/28/2012
Labeler - Cintex Services, LLC (078304114)

 
Cintex Services, LLC

← See all BENZOYL PEROXIDE brands

Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to ensure that the information provided here is accurate, up-to-date and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. Drug information contained herein may be time sensitive. This information has been compiled for use by healthcare practitioners and consumers in the United States. The absence of a warning for a given drug or combination thereof in no way should be construed to indicate that the drug or combination is safe, effective or appropriate for any given patient. If you have questions about the substances you are taking, check with your doctor, nurse or pharmacist.

Hide