Pernox AC (2.5%) is a keratolytic agent with antibacterial actions, prescribed for acne.  It allows excess oils and dirt to be easily washed away from the skin.

Drug information on Pernox AC (2.5%) (Benzoyl Peroxide) from Cosme Healthcare (CFL Pharmaceuticals Ltd)

Pernox AC (2.5%)

Cosme Healthcare (CFL Pharmaceuticals Ltd)
Generic : Benzoyl Peroxide
20 g
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Medical Condition(s) for which Pernox AC (2.5%) may be prescribed


Side effects of Pernox AC (2.5%)

Dryness, feeling of warmth, irritation, itching, peeling, redness, stinging and swelling of the skin.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

As 2.5-10% cream: Apply 1-2 times/day to the affected areas.

How to use Pernox AC (2.5%)?

It comes as gel to apply topically as directed by your physician.

When is Pernox AC (2.5%) not to be taken? (Contraindications)


Warnings and Precautions for Pernox AC (2.5%)

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.

Other Precautions for Pernox AC (2.5%)

Extreme caution needed in children.

Storage Conditions for Pernox AC (2.5%)

Store it at room temperature and keep away from light and moisture.

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