Benzoyl Peroxide Topical Pad, Cleanser 3pct Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Benzoyl Peroxide: Topical pad, cleanser (3%)

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BPO 3% Foaming Cloth

What is this Medicine?

BENZOYL PEROXIDE (BEN zoe ill per OX ide) is used on the skin to treat mild to moderate acne.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Benzoyl Peroxide: Topical pad, cleanser(3%)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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BPO 3% Foaming Cloth

NDC: 421920124
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Acne Vulgaris

Storage Information
Store between 59 to 77 degrees F
BPO 3% Foaming Cloth

Reported Side Effects for BPO 3% Foaming Cloth

Anaphylactoid Reactions Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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