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benzoyl

[′ben·zə·wəl]
(organic chemistry)
The radical C6H5ICO- found, for example, in benzoyl chloride.
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This was a "notable" finding, they wrote, "because benzoyl peroxide and tretinoin are known as comedolytic, but tretinoin is not typically thought of as having antibacterial properties like benzoyl peroxide.
Heinz says she has used sulfur-based acne treatments in her private practice for more than 30 years with tremendous success, and adds that Clixit's benzoyl peroxide-free formula effectively and quickly treats and heals acne.
Treatment with benzoyl peroxide in combination with a retinoid has been recommended as a first-line treatment for women with acne, and the fixed-dose A-BPO combination used in this study has been shown to be safe in patients as young as age 9 years.
Subjects applied the OTC benzoyl peroxide with lipohydroxy acid or the prescription benzoyl peroxide and clindamycin twice daily for 12 weeks.
DISCUSSION: International guidelines for management of acne vulgaris recommend topical agents; benzoyl peroxide, antibiotics, retinoids, etc as first-line treatment of acne vulgaris.
Hydrogen peroxide and benzoyl peroxide are two commercially approved chemical agents for bleaching liquid whey.
Proactiv Solution has a Combination Therapy acne management system-which combines finely milled, prescription-grade benzoyl peroxide with sulfur and soothing botanicals like allantoin, panthenol, aloe and chamomile to gently exfoliate skin, unplug pores, attack acne-causing bacteria and soothe inflammation.
Jan Marini's Benzoyl Peroxide Acne Wash (pounds 30.
Topical antibiotics include benzoyl peroxide, erythromycin and clindamycin.
Basic rules include the use of oil-free makeup, and oil-free skin and hair products; the importance of brief applications (15-30 minutes) of benzoyl peroxide products and topical retinoids during the initial days of treatment; and the risk of photosensitivity with retin A and tetracycline.
The following medications were significantly superior to placebo: topical metronidazole, benzoyl peroxide 5%/ erythromycin 3% gel, benzoyl peroxide 5%/clindamycin 1% gel, benzoyl peroxide alone, azelaic acid, and sodium sulfacetamide 10%/sulfur 5%.
Water-Wet benzoyl peroxide in paste and granular formulations.