Akneroxid (5%) is a keratolytic agent with antibacterial actions, prescribed for acne.
It allows excess oils and dirt to be easily washed away from the skin.
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Drug information on Akneroxid (5%) (Benzoyl Peroxide) from Boots Piramal Healthcare Ltd.
Drug Name : Benzoyl Peroxide
Benzoyl Peroxide(Brevoxyl) generic Akneroxid (5%) is a keratolytic agent with antibacterial actions, prescribed for acne. It allows excess oils and dirt to be easily washed away from the skin.
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As 2.5-10% cream: Apply 1-2 times/day to the affected areas.
Dryness, feeling of warmth, irritation, itching, peeling, redness, stinging and swelling of the skin.
It comes as gel to apply topically as directed by your physician.
Caution needed for pregnant and breastfeeding women.
Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes.
Avoid applying this medication into irritated skin, including sunburns, or to open wounds.
Avoid exposure to sunlight.
Extreme caution needed in children.
Store it at room temperature and keep away from light and moisture.