• Acne

Acne:

Indications for BENZAMYCIN PAK:

Acne vulgaris.

Adult:

Apply to cleansed, dried areas twice daily.

Children:

Not recommended.

Warnings/Precautions:

Avoid eyes, mouth, mucous membranes. Discontinue if excessive irritation or dryness occurs. Pak product is flammable. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

See Also:

Pharmacologic Class:

Macrolide antibiotic + antibacterial/ keratolytic.

Interactions:

Additive irritation with other topical agents. Transient skin discoloration with PABA sunscreens.

Adverse Reactions:

Dryness, local reactions (eg, peeling, pruritus, burning sensation, erythema), superinfection; may bleach hair or fabrics.

How Supplied:

Pak (pouches, mixed by patient)—60; Gel (jar, mix before dispensing)—46.6g