Medically reviewed on February 16, 2017
Dosage form: cream
Ingredients: BENZOYL PEROXIDE 50mg in 1mL
NDC Code: 69748-641
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Benzoyl Peroxide 5%
- fot the treatment of acne
- use to prevent new pimples from forming
For external use only
if you have very sensitive skin or are sensitive to benzoyl peroxide.
- avoid unnecessary sun exposure and use a sunscreen
- avoid contact with the eyes, lips and mouth
- avoid contact with hair or dyed fabrics, including carpet and clothing which may be bleached by this product
- with other topical acne medications, at the same time ot immediately following use of this product. Increased dryness or imitation may occur. If this occurs, only one medication should be used unless directed by a doctor.
- skin imitation may occur, characterized by redness, burning, itching, peeling or possibly swelling. More frequent use or higher concentrations may aggravate skin imitation. Mild imitation may be reduced by using the product less frequently or in a lower concentration.
if skin irritation becomes severe
In case of accidental ingestion, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.
- cleanse the skin thoroughly before applying medication
- cover the entire affected area with a thin layer one to three times a day
- 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 use a sunscreen. Allow Acne Treatment Cream to dry, then follow directions in sunscreen labeling . If sensitivity develops, discontinue use of both products and ask a doctor
- keep tightly closed
- keep away from heat
ALLANTOIN, ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF (ALOE VERA GEL) JUICE, BENZYL ALCOHOL, BETULA ALBA (BIRCH) EXTRACT, CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA) LEAF EXTRACT, CARBOMER, CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE) OIL, CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM (LEMON) OIL, DMDM HYDANTOIN,
GLYCERIN, HAMAMELIS VIRGINIANA (WITCH HAZEL), IODOPROPYNYL BUTYLCARBAMATE, MELALEUCA ALTERNIFOLIA (TEA TREE) OIL, MENTHOL,
METHYLISOTHIAZOLINONE, PARFUM (FRAGRANCE), POLYSORBATE-20, SACCHARUM OFFICINALIS (SUGAR) CANE EXTRACT, SALIX ALBA (WILLOW) BARK EXTRACT, SALVIA OFFICINALIS (SAGE) EXTRACT, SODIUM CITRATE, SODIUM HYALURONATE (HYALURONIC ACID), SODIUM HYDROXIDE,
TRIETHANOLAMINE, VACCINIUM MYRTILLUS (BILBERRY) EXTRACT, XANTHAN GUM
benzoyl peroxide cream
|Labeler - Neutracure (079725043)|
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