U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Bronx, NY
A 17-year-old female asked:

Can i use any cleanser in addition with benzoyl peroxide and clindamycin?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Maria gina Tiomico
Specializes in Family Medicine
Clean & Clear: Any anti-acne facial wash e.g. Neutrogena. Clean & Clear can be used in combination with Clindamycin & Benzoyl peroxide for acne management
Dr. Holly Maes
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Moisturizer: Use a gentle cleanser with a built in moisturizer. Most of the treatments for acne can be irritating to the skin, so it's important to pamper your skin prior to application of the meds with a moisturizing cleanser. During day, make sure you have a product with a built in sunscreen on!

Related questions

A 28-year-old male asked:
Please describe the medication: benzaclin (clindamycin and benzoyl peroxide)?
2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
A 32-year-old member asked:
How long does it take for benzaclin (clindamycin and benzoyl peroxide) to work?
1 doctor answer4 doctors weighed in
A 42-year-old member asked:
How long does it take for benzaclin (clindamycin and benzoyl peroxide) to really work?
1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
A 32-year-old member asked:
Can you go out into the sun while wearing benzaclin (clindamycin and benzoyl peroxide)?
1 doctor answer4 doctors weighed in
A 39-year-old member asked:
Is clindamycin and benzoyl peroxide good for acne?
1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Last updated Jun 24, 2014

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.