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I'd like to know more about "Brevoxyl 4% creamy wash" prescribed for acne. Has anyone else tried this medication? ## When I used Brevoxyl, it seemed to start working but it made my face dry when I started the swim team. I am 17 years old. Should I use it just once a day? Also, does it get rid of blackheads and whiteheads? Will it help get rid of moderate acne and oily skin, and how long until I see results? ## This is just a brand name for Benzoyl Peroxide, which is commonly used to help prevent acne breakouts. It works by reducing the amount of acne causing bacteria on your skin, and causing skin dryness, so you experience some peeling. Other side effects, according to the FDA, may include skin irritation, burning, and redness. Ref: Brevoxyl Information What instructions ha...

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Hello, I was having some pimples on my face. So I visited the doctor to treat it. I was given microdox lbx, with benzoyl peroxide. I have noticed that after taking this my pimples have been greatly increasing. I'm clueless what's happening. Does it dosage get the pimples out at first ?


what is the difference between oxy 10 and oxy 5 and which one is more effective ## The active ingredient in this is Benzoyl Peroxide, which is used topically to treat acne and the 5 or 10 refers to the percentage of it that is in the cream. As to which one is more effective, it really depends on how severe your acne is, mild cases or people that have sensitive skin may only require the lower strength one. Which one has your doctor advised you to use? ## i have pimples,i have tried honey,baking soda and other creams but none has worked,if i try to use oxy 10,will it remove my pimples and for how long,please help me,am down and i always feel ashamed of myself.

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