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Composition

Benzoyl Peroxide(20gm)

SALT INFORMATION

Benzoyl Peroxide(20gm)

TYPICAL USAGE

Acne vulgaris and acne rosacea.

SIDE EFFECTS

Excessive drying of skin, allergic dermatitis. May bleach fabrics or hair. Skin discoloration; skin rash, peeling, transient local oedema.

DRUG INTERACTION

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.

SUBSTITUTES

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  • Percuna 2.5%(20gm)
    (20 g Cream in Tube)
    Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 40/Cream
    Cream
    Rs. 40
    save 46% more per Cream
  • Percuna (20gm)
    (20 g Cream in Tube)
    Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 44.07/Cream
    Cream
    Rs. 44.07
    save 41% more per Cream
  • Bende (20gm)
    (20 g Cream in Tube)
    Zyris Derma Care Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 60/Cream
    Cream
    Rs. 60
    save 19% more per Cream
  • Clearbenz (20gm)
    (20 g Cream in Tube)
    Relay Labs
    Rs. 69.90/Cream
    Cream
    Rs. 69.90
    save 6% more per Cream

INTERACTIONS

Can I take Persol Ac(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.

Can I take Persol Ac(20gm) while breastfeeding/lactation?

Moderately safe: No studies have been conducted in breastfeeding women, however there is possibility of ill effect to the breastfed infants; or studies conducted in breastfeeding women show minimal non-threatening side effects to the infants. Drugs should be given only if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the infant. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Persol Ac(20gm) with alcohol?

No studies found