NeoBenz Micro Wash

Generic Name: Benzoyl Peroxide

  • What is NeoBenz Micro Wash?

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

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

    NeoBenz Micro Wash 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 Wash?

    Do not use NeoBenz Micro Wash 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 Wash?

    Tell your doctor about all prescription, over-the-counter, and herbal medications you are taking before beginning treatment with NeoBenz Micro Wash. 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 solution 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 Wash?

    Apply NeoBenz Micro Wash as prescribed by your doctor. Shake well before using the solution. Wet affected areas before use. Apply the solution by massaging gently into your skin for 10-20 seconds. Rinse well and pat your skin dry.

  • What should I avoid while taking NeoBenz Micro Wash?

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

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

    No significant interactions have been reported with NeoBenz Micro Wash 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 Wash?

    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 Wash if I am pregnant or breastfeeding?

    The effects of NeoBenz Micro Wash 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 Wash?

    If you miss a dose of NeoBenz Micro Wash, 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 Wash?

    Store at room temperature.