benzoyl peroxide lotion River’s Edge Pharmaceuticals, LLC
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BP 5.25% Wash (benzoyl peroxide 5.25%)
Benzoyl peroxide 5.25%
For the treatment of acne.
For External Use Only. When using this product
Skin irritation and dryness is more likely to occur if you use another topical acne medication at the same time. If irritation occurs, only use one topical acne medication at a time.
Do not use if you
Have very sensitive skin.
Are sensitive to benzoyl peroxide.
When using this product
Avoid unnecessary sun exposure and use a sunscreen.
Avoid contact with the eyes, lips, mouth.
Avoid contact with hair and dyed fabrics, which may be bleached by this product.
Skin irritation may occur, characterized by redness, burning, itching, peeling, or possibly swelling. Irritation may be reduced by using the product less frequently or in a lower concentration.
Stop and ask a doctor if
Irritation becomes severe.
KEEP THIS AND ALL DRUGS OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN.
If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Shake well before use.
Wash affected areas once or twice daily, or as directed by a physician.
Avoid contact with eyes or mucous membranes.
Wet skin and liberally apply to areas to be cleansed, massaging gently into skin for 10-20 seconds, working into a full lather.
Rinse thoroughly and pat dry.
If drying occurs, it may be controlled by rinsing product off sooner or using less often.
If going outside, apply sunscreen after using this product. If irritation or sensitivity develops, stop use of both products and ask a doctor.
Sensitivity test for a new user
Apply product sparingly to one or two small affected areas during the first 3 days. If no discomfort occurs, follow the directions stated above.
Store at 25°C (77°F); excursions permitted to 15°-30°C (59°-86°F).