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benzoyl

 [ben´zo-il]
the acyl radical formed from benzoic acid, C6H5CO-.
benzoyl peroxide a topical antibacterial used in the treatment of acne vulgaris; it also has keratolytic, drying, and skin peeling actions which promote evacuation of comedones.

ben·zo·yl

(ben'zō-il),
The benzoic acid radical that forms benzoyl compounds.

benzoyl

/ben·zo·yl/ (ben´zo-il) the acyl radical formed from benzoic acid, C6H5CO—.
benzoyl peroxide  a topical keratolytic and antibacterial used in the treatment of acne vulgaris.

ben·zoyl

(benzō-il)
The benzoic acid radical, C6H5CO-, forming benzoyl compounds.

ben·zoyl

(benzō-il)
The benzoic acid radical that forms benzoyl compounds.

benzoyl

the acyl radical formed from benzoic acid, C6H5CO−.

benzoyl peroxide
dibenzoyl peroxide, a topical keratolytic with antibacterial and antipruritic properties, used in the treatment of skin diseases.
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Another niche agent is Azelex, a 20% azelaic acid cream that improves hyperpigmentation, particularly in swarthy or African American patients or those with hypersensitization or hyperpigmentation from benzoyl peroxide or retinoids.
Those fabricators who employ the CV (continuous steam vulcanization) system and who find it feasible to use benzoyl peroxide, DiCup; Varox, rather than bis (2,4 dichlorobenzoyl) peroxide will realize the following advantages:
Its patented OXYSphere micro-encapsulated benzoyl peroxide remains on the skin longer to reach acne bacteria deep inside pores.
Product/Service/Works Keywords: Benzoyl per oxide (bpo ).
The study compared the new fixed-dose combination to each of the individual components (clindamycin 1% or benzoyl peroxide 3% or vehicle) applied once daily for 12 weeks.
According to agency policy, benzoyl peroxide is now GRASE (generally recognized as safe and effective).
You've had salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide unclogging your pores all night, so you don't want to go out in the world and gunk 'em up again.
The regimens used were azelaic acid 20% cream (Azelex) in combination with benzoyl peroxide 4% or benzoyl peroxide 5% / erythromycin 3% gel applied twice daily for 12 weeks.
Two effective zit-zappers in anti-acne products: salicylic acid, which helps unblock pores, and benzoyl peroxide, an antiseptic that dries out pimples and keeps infection-causing bacteria under control.
On a relative scale, Di-t-butyl peroxide is a relatively unreactive material while benzoyl peroxide is quite reactive.
Researchers found that acne sufferers looking to simplify their treatment regimen without sacrificing results have further proof they can use a safe, easy and effective once-daily treatment of Retin-A Micro([R]) Pump in the morning along with benzoyl peroxide.
BERLIN -- Quality-of-life scores were significantly better at all time points in patients with mild to moderate acne treated with clindamycin 1% plus benzoyl peroxide 5% gel, when compared with adapalene 0.