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Yes: Brevoxyl is benzoyl peroxide for acne. It can be used once, or twice per day. You may increase to twice per day if once has not been enough to help improve your acne. Remember that it can bleach fabric, so be mindful of which pillowcase you prefer to use. Your next progression would be a topical antibiotic. You can discuss this with a physician experienced in treating acne. I wish you well. ...Read more
What is Brevoxyl creamy wash benzoyl peroxide 4%??? Is it effective???Does it make skin dark?? Does it have any kind of side effects??
I am having pain in my lower gums..didn't bite anything hard..cud it be due to BP 4% brevoxyl wash n clindamycin n nicotinamide faceclin gel I used???
I am currently using brevoxyl and my skin gets kinda irritated ..Can I use an aloe vera gel after i apply the peroxide to make the irritation go away?
Options: Firstly, you should apply any acne medicine 30 minutes after cleansing and no more than a pea-sized drop in total. If irritation is still occurring then you may want to not use benzoyl peroxide. Gel products are drying, and creams are less. Another option is to cleanse, apply a non comedogenic, oil-free moisturizer like cereve lotion, then wait 30 minutes and apply your acne product over that. ...Read more
I am using brevoxyl benzoyl peroxide 4% wash..but my skin is not getting dry yet as they said.is it not working?I use clindamycin faceclin gel after..
Do brevoxyl benzoyl peroxide 4% wash n CLINDAMYCIN n NICOTINAMIDE faceclin gel have any kind of effects On eye n headache?I used 1 time.hvng headaches
So call your doc: This is the HT public information site.We are thousands of volunteer docs based primarily in the US who answer medical questions.We do not offer treatments. State medical boards require a physician/patient relationship,a retrievable record,recent exam with vital signs for prescribing.Failure to do so can lead to loss or restriction of license. It may seem minor to you but it is not. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sometimes: Sometimes they are. For the most part, expired drugs simply lose potency once past their expiration date. There are, however, some drugs that actually become harmful if taken after they expire. As such, it is best to throw out any medications you have after a year. ...Read more
ASPRIN: Actually no one has decided on 'safest'. Asprin has been around since before you were born and unless you take too much (yes, too much of anything isnt good) most people are okay with it. If the pain it too severe for asprin you need to know what causes it. Good diagnosis is called for. See the dr. ...Read more
Applies to skin: Topical just refers to how a medication is applied. In this case to the skin and is meant to treat local skin problems. Some meds are applied to the skin but are meant to be absorbed into the body in which case we use the term "transdermal" since it is meant to pass through the skin to affect the whole body. ...Read more
Why R you depressed?: If your depression is affecting your life and/or those around you and you have trouble dealing with it or not knowing how to etc..It is very reasonable to seek help, either from a therapist, your physician/nurse, or both. Psychotherapy may be adequate for some, others may need both meds (many choices, depending on your symptoms/needs) and therapy. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers