BenzaClin® (clindamycin/benzoyl peroxide) is a prescription skin gel licensed to treat mild-to-moderately severe acne. This medication comes in one strength and form: BenzaClin 1%/5% Topical Gel, which contains 1% clindamycin and 5% benzoyl peroxide.
If you are specifically looking for a 46-gram size of BenzaClin, it is not available. However, this drug is available in various other sizes, such as:
35 grams with a pump
50 grams with a pump.
(Click BenzaClin for more information on this acne medication, including how it works, potential side effects, and dosing guidelines. This full-length article also explains why this medicine is not suitable for some people and what to tell your healthcare provider before beginning treatment.)
Written by/reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;Arthur Schoenstadt, MD
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