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Benzamycin

Erythromycin/Benzoyl Peroxide
Benzoyl peroxide has an antibacterial effect. It also has a mild drying effect that allows excess oils and dirt to be easily washed away. Erythromycin is an antibiotic. Erythromycin topical prevents bacteria from growing on the skin. Benzoyl peroxide and erythromycin topical (for the skin) is a combination medicine used to treat acne. Benzoyl peroxide and erythromycin topical may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
Erythromycin/Benzoyl Peroxide
DRUG TYPE
Acne

Frequently Asked Questions

This medicine can cause a rare but serious allergic reaction or severe skin irritation. Stop using this medicine and get emergency medical help if you have: hives, itching; difficult breathing, feeling light-headed; or swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Similar Drugs

Brand Name Examples Supplied As Strength
Benzamycin Gel 3 %-5 %
Generic Examples Supplied As Strength
Benzoyl Peroxide-Erythromycin Gel 3 %-5 %

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