Benzoyl Peroxide

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Benzoyl Peroxide Overview

Benzoyl peroxide (BPO) is a medication and industrial chemical.[2] As a medication, it is used to treat mild to moderate acne.[3] For more severe cases, it may be used with other treatments.[3] Some versions are sold mixed with antibiotics such as clindamycin.[4] Other uses include bleaching flour, hair bleaching, teeth whitening, and textile bleaching.[5][6][7] It is also used in t...

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side effect of micro

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 ?

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OXY 10 AND OXY 5 ACNE CREAM

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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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Benzoyl Peroxide
  • Cream: 10%, 4%, 4.5%, 5%, 6.5%, 8.5%
  • Gel: 10%, 2.5%, 3%, 4%, 4.5%, 5%, 6%, 6.5%, 7%, 8%, 8.5%, 9%
  • Liquid: 10%, 2.5%, 5%
  • Lotion: 10%, 4%, 5%, 5.5%, 8%
  • Soap: 10%, 5%
  • Solution: 10%, 4.5%, 5%, 6.5%, 8.5%
  • Swab: 3%, 6%, 9%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Benzoyl Peroxide: (421 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0023-4965 Skinmedica Acne Treatment 25 mg/g Topical Lotion by Allergan, Inc.
  • 0145-0982 Panoxyl .5 g/10g Topical Soap by Stiefel Laboratories Inc
  • 0145-0983 Panoxyl 1 g/10g Topical Soap by Stiefel Laboratories Inc
  • 0145-0985 Panoxyl 146.7 mg/g Topical Cream by Stiefel Laboratories Inc
  • 0145-2651 Panoxyl 30 mg/g Topical Cream by Stiefel Laboratories Inc
  • 0145-2660 Panoxyl 58.7 mg/g Topical Cream by Stiefel Laboratories Inc
  • 0145-2661 Panoxyl 117.3 mg/g Topical Cream by Stiefel Laboratories Inc
  • 0179-8702 Kaiser Permanente Benzoyl Peroxide 5 g/100g Topical Gel by Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
  • 0179-8703 Kaiser Permanente Benzoyl Peroxide 10 g/100g Topical Gel by Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
  • 0179-8704 Kaiser Permanente Benzoyl Peroxide 10 g/100g Topical Liquid by Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
  • 0179-8705 Kaiser Permanente Benzoyl Peroxide 5 g/100g Topical Liquid by Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
  • 0187-1610 Acnefree Clear Skin Treatments Kit by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 0187-1611 Acnefree Clear Skin Treatments Kit by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 0187-1612 Acnefree Sensitive Kit by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 0187-1613 Acnefree 25 mg/ml Topical Liquid by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 0187-1616 Acnefree Severe Terminator 100 mg/g Topical Cream by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 0187-1617 Acnefree Original Strength Terminator 50 mg/g Topical Cream by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 0187-1618 Acnefree Clear Skin Treatments 25 mg/g Topical Cream by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 0187-1852 Acnefree Clear Skin Treatments Kit by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 0187-5011 Acnefree 4.25 g/170g Topical Liquid by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 401 more results ...

Other drugs which contain Benzoyl Peroxide or a similar ingredient: (20 results)

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