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Dr. James Seward
21 years experience Dermatology
Benzaclin (clindamycin and benzoyl peroxide) : Benzaclin (clindamycin and benzoyl peroxide) is one of several medications used to treat acne. The "best" medication for each patient depends on the ... Read More
Dr. Barry Cohen
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
That is one of many: Gold standard is still Accutane for cystic acne.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Stephens
17 years experience Dermatology
It works well: Benzaclin (clindamycin and benzoyl peroxide) is a combination of two products, benzoyl peroxide and clindamycin. The benzoyl peroxide helps decrease ... Read More
Dr. Michael Bryan
31 years experience Dermatology
Acne: There are many topical meds for acne. Benzaclin (clindamycin and benzoyl peroxide) is one of the combination products containing benzoyl peroxide and ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Dansie
15 years experience Family Medicine
Acne Medication: Treats severe acne. Benzaclin (clindamycin and benzoyl peroxide) (benzoyl peroxide and clindamycin) is antibacterial and antibiotic combination used t ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michelle Chambers
38 years experience Dermatology
Sunscreen: Typically it is best to apply sunscreen after any and all topical medications. Applying medications over sunscreen can reduce the effectiveness of the ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michelle Chambers
38 years experience Dermatology
Benzaclin (clindamycin and benzoyl peroxide): In general, a topical retinoid is added to help turn over skin cells and reduce blackheads, resulting in reduced pimples.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
49 years experience Dermatology
No.: Benzaclin (clindamycin and benzoyl peroxide) is for acne. If it is under control, you don't nered to continue it.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harold Bacchus
Specializes in Occupational Medicine
Zit care: Stievamycin is tretinoin & erythromycin gel for topical treatment for acne. Benzaclin (clindamycin and benzoyl peroxide) is also topical antibioti ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michelle Chambers
38 years experience Dermatology
Benzaclin (clindamycin and benzoyl peroxide) for acne: Yes, unless you are allergic to it.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Dass
13 years experience Plastic Surgery
Acne treatments: Benzaclin (clindamycin and benzoyl peroxide) is a combination topical medication containing benzoyl peroxide (a drying agent) and Clindamycin (an anti ... Read More
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