Active Ingredient(s): Benzoyl Peroxide + Clindamycin
FDA Approved: * December 21, 2000
Pharm Company: * SANOFI AVENTIS US
Category: Skin Care

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

BenzaClin Overview

Benzoyl peroxide/clindamycin is a topical gel used for the treatment of acne. It is a combination of clindamycin, an antibiotic, and benzoyl peroxide, an antiseptic. All formulations are prescription drugs. Common side effects include peeling, itching, and dryness of the skin where the gel was applied. Contents 1 Medical uses 1.1 Efficacy 1.2 Pregnancy and lactation 2 Contraindications 3 Side effects 4 Interactions 5 Pharmacology 5.1 Mechanism of action 5.2 Pharmacokinetics 6 Society ...

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Looking for product info, it's for treating acne. ## I think this person may have been looking for information on BenzaClin, which is a topical combination medication used to treat some forms of acne. It contains Benzoyl Peroxide and the antibiotic Clindamycin. Learn more BanzaClin details here. The most common side effects are related to its topical use and may include rash, skin irritation and dry skin. Are there any comments or questions?


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Benzoyl Peroxide + Clindamycin
  • Gel: 5% + 1%, 5% + 1.2%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for BenzaClin: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0187-5190 Benzaclin Topical Gel by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 54868-6062 Benzaclin Topical Gel by Physicians Total Care, Inc.

Drugs with one or more similar ingredients: (33 results)

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