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Oxy 5 Vanishing

Medically reviewed on May 21, 2018

Dosage form: lotion
Ingredients: BENZOYL PEROXIDE 50mg in 1g
Labeler: The Mentholatum Company
NDC Code: 10742-8355

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%

Purpose

Acne treatment

Uses

treats and helps prevent 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 this product less frequently or in a lower concentration.

Stop use and ask a doctor if

irritation becomes severe

If pregnant or breast-feeding

Ask a health professional before use.

Keep Out of Reach of Children

If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Directions
clean skin thoroughly before applying this product
cover entire affected area with a thin layer 1 to 3 times daily
because excessive drying of the skin may occur, start with 1 application daily, then gradually increase to 2 or 3 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.

Inactive Ingredients

anhydrous citric acid, carbomer homopolymer, diazolidinyl urea, diethylhexyl sodium sulfosuccinate, dimethicone, edetate disodium, glycerin, lauryl methacrylate/glycol dimethacrylate crosspolymer, propylene glycol, purified water, silica, sodium citrate, sodium hydroxide, xanthan gum

Package/Label Principal Display Panel
OXY 5  VANISHING
benzoyl peroxide lotion
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:10742-8355
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
ANHYDROUS CITRIC ACID 
CARBOMER HOMOPOLYMER TYPE C (ALLYL PENTAERYTHRITOL CROSSLINKED) 
DIAZOLIDINYL UREA 
DIMETHICONE 
DOCUSATE SODIUM 
EDETATE DISODIUM 
GLYCERIN 
LAURYL METHACRYLATE/GLYCOL DIMETHACRYLATE CROSSPOLYMER 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
WATER 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
SODIUM CITRATE 
SODIUM HYDROXIDE 
XANTHAN GUM 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:10742-8355-11 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
130 g in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart333D07/01/2015
Labeler - The Mentholatum Company (002105757)

 
The Mentholatum Company

Further information

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