Benzaclin treats acne. Avoid getting it in your hair or on colored fabric as it may bleach hair or colored fabric. Limit your time in the sun while using this medication.

Benzaclin Overview

Reviewed: September 19, 2013

Benzaclin is a prescription medication used to treat acne.

Benzaclin comes as a gel to be applied to the affected skin twice daily, in the morning and evening, 

Common side effects of Benzaclin include skin irritation, burning sensation, itching, and rash. 

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