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Doctor insights on: Benzamycin Dosage

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Can benzamycin cause headaches?

Can benzamycin cause headaches?

When checking for: Benzoyl peroxide / Erythromycin topical side effects- did not see headaches listed. ...Read more

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Can I only put benzamycin on spots that look red?

Can I only put benzamycin on spots that look red?

Yes: On spots that look red, or on blackheads or on whiteheads. You can also apply a thin layer to the skin. ...Read more

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Is it fine to switch back to benzamycin after using duac?

No problem: There should be no issue switching from Duac to Benzamycin. ...Read more

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Can I put benzamycin on spots even if they don't look green and infected?

Can I put benzamycin on spots even if they don't look green and infected?

Yes: benzamycin is a combination of benzoyl peroxide and clindamycin and id used to treat acne. it can be used in all types of acne, not just pustular acne ...Read more

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Can duac or benzamycin be used to treat perioral dermatitis?

Can duac or benzamycin be used to treat perioral dermatitis?

Perioral dermatitis: Using a moisturizer instead of acne medication might be more effective. The acne medications may be too drying and may worsen your condition ...Read more

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Does benzamycin helps little holes from acne scars to fade?

no: Benzamycin is a mixture of benzoyl peroxide and an antibiotic called erythromycin. It is a good treatment to treat unwanted pimples (zits) however, it is not effective on acne holes that are called acne scarring. There are some great new lasers that treat acne scars. I like the non-invasive fractional 1540 xd the best. ...Read more

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I have dark spots on my buttocks from Inflamed hair follicles, per my former dr. How can I prevent this and treat the discoloration? is benzamycin goo

I have dark spots on my buttocks from Inflamed hair follicles, per my former dr. How can I prevent this and treat the discoloration? is benzamycin goo

Prevent and treat: The key is clearance and prevention first ,as you noted. Benzamycin topical is good. Sometimes oral antibiotics are needed if severe. Once resolved without new areas, you will see more fading of discolored lesions. Ask your doc about hydroquinone topical fade cream (possible option). Coco bean based or coco butter topicals can help naturally fade remaining marks ...Read more

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Help can benzamycin gel help with acne scars?

Help can benzamycin gel help with acne scars?

No: This is to prevent or shorten the duration of a acne lesion.They will not have an effect on the already formed scars. However by clearing an acne lesion quickly you will sharply reduce the risk of a new scar forming from that acne lesion ...Read more

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Can benzamycin or cleocin-t remove razor bumps on bikini area and armpits?

Can benzamycin or cleocin-t remove razor bumps on bikini area and armpits?

Are they infected?: If not infected and just ingrown hairs - may not have an effect. ...Read more

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How effective is the usage of benzamycin or cleocin-t in removing razor bumps on bikini area and armpits?

Are they infected?: Insure you use fresh, sharp blades vice dull blades. If hair is > several mm long – then trim before shaving. Wash area before shaving – warm water helps to soften hair. Use a lubricant when shaving. Avoid using products that contain alcohol or are scented. Shave in direction of the hair – not against it. Be gentle when shaving – don’t push down too hard. Moisturize skin after shaving. ...Read more

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I used benzamycin in the morning and tretinoin at night for acne. Can tretinoin be used on top of pustules?

I used benzamycin in the morning and tretinoin at night for acne. Can tretinoin be used on top of pustules?

Yes: It will not hurt to use the tretinoin on top of the pustules.The newer formulations actually help with pustules and do not make things worse. ...Read more

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I popped an acne 9 months ago and had a depressed scar i'm on benzamycin now the depression is fading away but the redness persist, will it disappear?

I popped an acne 9 months ago and had a depressed scar i'm on benzamycin now the depression is fading away but the redness persist, will it disappear?

It will lighten: The redness should fade, but it may take several years. Avoid getting sun burned as that will make it redder. ...Read more

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What happen if i lost a little bit erythromycin while mixing it to ethyl alcohol while making benzamycin?

What happen if i lost a little bit erythromycin while mixing it to ethyl alcohol while making benzamycin?

Benzamycin: Benzamycin is 5% benzoyl peroxide and 3% erythromycin. Clinical studies with acne now show that topical Erythromycin and topical Clindamycin are not effective for acne. The effect on acne you see with Benzamycin is with the benzoyl peroxide and not the erythromycin. Thus, it does not make a difference on how much Erythromycin you use. ...Read more

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My pierced left earlobe hole is infected. Will my acne cream/gel, respectively, benzamycin and retin-A work, or is neosporin strong enough?

My pierced left earlobe hole is infected. Will my acne cream/gel, respectively, benzamycin and retin-A work, or is neosporin strong enough?

See dermatologist: This may be a reaction to something applied to it, maybe not infection. DOES IT ITCH?? Throw away the neosporin. It is not only useless against infection, it is one of the most common things people are allergic to. ...Read more

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Daily dosage for bupropionhcl?

Daily dosage for bupropionhcl?

Varies by response: Bupropion comes in several verstions--immediate release, twoce daily dosage form, and once-daily doseage form. Typical ranges are 200 to 450 mg a day. 450 mg is the maximum recommended doses because there is an increased risk of seizures above that dose. As with all antidepressants, the dose any individual needs varies and depends on condition being treated and side effects. ...Read more

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Wikoryl dosage for 8months child wt 9kg?

Wikoryl dosage for 8months child wt 9kg?

No: This combination is currently not recommended for use at this age due to potentail serious side effects. ...Read more