Benzamycin

Benzamycin 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.

Benzamycin Overview

Reviewed: September 29, 2013
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Benzamycin is a prescription medication used to treat acne.  Benzamycin belongs to a class of drugs called topical antibiotics. These work by stopping the growth of bacteria on the skin.

This medication comes in topical gel form that is applied to the skin twice a day. Avoid contact with eyes, inside the nose, mouth, and all mucous membranes.

Common side effects of Benzamycin include dry skin, stinging, and redness of the skin.

 

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Uses of Benzamycin

Benzamycin is a prescription medication used to treat acne.

This medication may be prescribed for other uses. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.

 

 

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Erythromycin & Benzoyl Peroxide

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Side Effects of Benzamycin

Serious side effects have been reported with Benzamycin.

Common side effects of Benzamycin include dry skin, stinging, and redness of the skin.

This is not a complete list of Benzamycin side effects. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.