What You Need to Know About BenzaClin
What If I Overdose on BenzaClin?Using too much of this medication may cause significant skin irritation, but it is unlikely to be extremely dangerous. However, BenzaClin may be harmful if swallowed. It is important to seek medical attention if you believe you have overdosed on BenzaClin, or have taken it by mouth.
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How Should BenzaClin Be Stored?BenzaClin should be stored at room temperature, away from heat, moisture, and light. Keep the container tightly closed when not in use. Throw out any unused portion after three months. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.
What Should I Do If I Forget a Dose of BenzaClin?If you forget to use a dose of BenzaClin, just skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not apply extra medication to make up for a missed dose.
Available StrengthsBenzaClin comes in one strength and form: BenzaClin 1%/5% Topical Gel, which contains 1% clindamycin and 5% benzoyl peroxide. The medicine comes in various sizes, including:
- 25 grams
- 35 grams with a pump
- 50 grams
- 50 grams with a pump.