Benzonix Gel Wash is an anti-bacterial medicine that helps treat acne. Acne appears as spots or pimples on your face, chest, or back. This medicine works by killing acne-causing bacteria.
Benzonix Gel Wash may be used alone or with other acne treatments. You should use it as advised by your doctor. Follow the instructions provided in the product leaflet to get the most out of this medicine. Wash and dry the affected area before medicine application. It is usually used once or twice a day. Do not apply it to damaged or broken skin and avoid contact with your mouth, eyes, and nose. It may take several weeks for your symptoms to improve, keep using it as advised. Consult your doctor after a month of regular use of this medicine, if your condition is not improving.
Benzonix Gel Wash has some common side effects including itching, stinging, peeling, and redness of the skin. They are not usually serious but tell your doctor if they bother you or do not go away. You may need to apply a smaller amount or use it less often. This medicine can make you more sensitive to sunlight. While using it, try to avoid exposure to too much sunlight. If this is unavoidable, apply the medicine in the evening. It can also bleach hair and fabrics including clothes so be careful to avoid contact with these.
This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and apply the gel. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected
Benzoyl Peroxide (5% w/w)
Warning & Precautions
Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them Common side effects of Benzonix Dry skin Erythema (skin redness) Itching Burning
Alcohol No interaction found/established warnings Pregnancy CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR Benzonix Gel Wash may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your d