SALT INFORMATIONBenzoyl Peroxide(2.5% w/w)
Acne vulgaris and acne rosacea.
Excessive drying of skin, allergic dermatitis. May bleach fabrics or hair. Skin discoloration; skin rash, peeling, transient local oedema.
PABA sunscreens may transiently discolour fabric.
MECHANISM OF ACTION
Benzoyl peroxide has mild keratolytic effect and antimicrobial activity which is attributed to its oxidative property. It is active against S.epidermidis and P.acne.
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Can I take Pernox Ac Skin(20gm) during pregnancy?
Studies in animals have shown risk to fetus, however there are no sufficient studies in humans. This drug may be used in pregnant women if benefit outweighs the risk. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.