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Acne Treatment by Walgreens Co.

Medically reviewed on August 24, 2017

Dosage form: gel
Ingredients: BENZOYL PEROXIDE 1mg in 1g
Labeler: Walgreens Co.
NDC Code: 0363-0229

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.

10% Benzoyl Peroxide Acne Medicated Gel

Active ingredient

Benzoyl peroxide 10%

Purpose

Acne medication

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 aother 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 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, buring, itching, peeling or posible 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.

Directions
  • clean the skin thoroughly before applying this product
  • cover the entire affected area with a thin layer 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 daily 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

carbomer, disodium EDTA, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, laureth-4, sodium hydroxide, water

Rear Label Text

This acne medication contains maximum strength benzoyl peroxide.  The micronized benzoyl peroxide formula goes to work immediately, releasing the medicine deep into the pore where pimples begin.

*Walgreens pharmacist survey

**This product is not manufactured or distributed by Johnson & Johnson Consumer Products Company, distributor of Clean & Clear Persa-Gel 10.

Distributed by Walgreen Co., 200 Wilmot Rd., Deerfield, IL 600015

walgreens.com (c) 2017 Walgreen Co.

Principal Display Panel

*Walgreens pharmacist recommended

Maximum Strength Acne Treatment Gel

10% benzoyl peroxide/acne medication

NET WT 1 OZ (28 g)

229.001/229AC/AD

ACNE TREATMENT 
benzoyl peroxide gel
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0363-0229
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
BENZOYL PEROXIDE (BENZOYL PEROXIDE) BENZOYL PEROXIDE1 mg  in 1 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CARBOMER INTERPOLYMER TYPE A (ALLYL SUCROSE CROSSLINKED) 
EDETATE DISODIUM 
HYPROMELLOSES 
LAURETH-4 
SODIUM HYDROXIDE 
WATER 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0363-0229-101 TUBE in 1 PACKAGE
128 g in 1 TUBE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart333D12/02/2011
Labeler - Walgreens Co. (008965063)
Registrant - Vi-Jon (790752542)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Vi-Jon790752542manufacture(0363-0229)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Remar938028602repack(0363-0229)

 
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