NeoBenz Micro SD

Generic Name: Benzoyl Peroxide

  • What is NeoBenz Micro SD?

    NeoBenz Micro SD is a topical cream (applied directly on the skin) that is used to treat acne.

  • What is the most important information I should know about NeoBenz Micro SD?

    NeoBenz Micro SD is for external use only. Do not use it in your eyes, eyelids, or lips. If the medication gets in contact with any of those areas, rinse thoroughly with water. If you notice severe irritation, stop using this medication and tell your doctor.

    Acne usually improves after 3 weeks of treatment. If your acne gets worse, do not stop using this medication but tell your doctor.

  • Who should not take NeoBenz Micro SD?

    Do not use NeoBenz Micro SD if you are allergic to it or any of its ingredients.

  • What should I tell my doctor before I take the first dose of NeoBenz Micro SD?

    Tell your doctor about all prescription, over-the-counter, and herbal medications you are taking before beginning treatment with NeoBenz Micro SD. Also, talk to your doctor about your complete medical history, especially if you have allergies or other skin conditions.

  • What is the usual dosage?

    The information below is based on the dosage guidelines your doctor uses. Depending on your condition and medical history, your doctor may prescribe a different regimen. Do not change the dosage or stop taking your medication without your doctor's approval.

    Adults and children ≥12 years: Apply the cream to the affected area(s) once or twice a day. Your doctor will prescribe the appropriate dose for you based on your condition.

  • How should I take NeoBenz Micro SD?

    Apply NeoBenz Micro SD as prescribed by your doctor. Gently wash the affected areas with mild soap before use. Firmly squeeze the applicator until the seal between the applicator and sponge has broken. Apply the cream by rubbing the sponge in small circular motions on the affected areas. Dispose each applicator after single use only.

  • What should I avoid while taking NeoBenz Micro SD?

    Do not use NeoBenz Micro SD in your eyes, eyelids, or lips.

    Do not excessively expose your skin to the sun. Use a sunscreen if needed.

    Do not get NeoBenz Micro SD in your hair or on colored fabric. This medication can cause bleaching.

  • What are possible food and drug interactions associated with NeoBenz Micro SD?

    No significant interactions have been reported with NeoBenz Micro SD at this time. However, always tell your doctor about any medicines you take, including over-the-counter medications, vitamins, and herbal supplements.

  • What are the possible side effects of NeoBenz Micro SD?

    Side effects cannot be anticipated. If any develop or change in intensity, tell your doctor as soon as possible. Only your doctor can determine if it is safe for you to continue taking this drug.

    Side effects may include: allergic reactions, dryness, skin irritation

  • Can I receive NeoBenz Micro SD if I am pregnant or breastfeeding?

    The effects of NeoBenz Micro SD during pregnancy and breastfeeding are unknown. Tell your doctor immediately if you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant, or are breastfeeding.

  • What should I do if I miss a dose of NeoBenz Micro SD?

    If you miss a dose of NeoBenz Micro SD, apply it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the one you missed and return to your regular dosing schedule. Do not apply two doses at once.

  • How should I store NeoBenz Micro SD?

    Store at room temperature.