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Acnecide

Acnecide is a range of products used in the treatment of acne. The active ingredient is 5% Benzoyl Peroxide.  Acnecide is available in two formulations, a gel and wash.

 Acnecide Product Range

Description

Acnecide gel containing 5% Benzoyl Peroxide is ideal for treating smaller areas (e.g the face) where P. Acnes occur.  Benzoyl Peroxide has been shown to help reduce P. Acnes bacteria.  The product contains Acrylates Copolymer beads, a special technology designed to remove excess oiliness and release Glycerine to hydrate and moisturise the skin. 

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

  • Use as directed by your pharmacist or healthcare professional. Always read the label.

Description

Acnecide Wash containing 5% Benzoyl Peroxide is ideal for treating larger areas (e.g shoulders, back and chest) where P. Acnes occur.  Benzoyl Peroxide has been shown to help reduce P. Acnes bacteria.  The product contains Acrylates Copolymer beads, a special technology designed to remove excess oiliness and release Glycerine to hydrate and moisturise the skin. 

Directions for use

  • Use as directed by your pharmacist or healthcare professional. Always read the label.

SUMMARY OF CHARACTERISTICS & PATIENT INFORMATION LEAFLETS:

To view the Summary of Product Characteristics and Patient Information Leaflets for Over-The-Counter (OTC) and Prescription Only (POM) medicines available from Galderma (UK) Ltd please visit the following websites for your territory:

United Kingdom Residents - medicines.org.uk (eMC)

Republic of Ireland Residents - medicines.ie (eMC)


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