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More Details on Erythromycin/Benzoyl Peroxide

Important Information for Your Healthcare Provider

Talk with your healthcare provider prior to using erythromycin/benzoyl peroxide if you have:
 
  • Eczema
  • A sunburn, windburn, or otherwise irritated skin
  • A sensitivity to the sun or if you go out in the sun often
  • Any allergies, including to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
 
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
 
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
(Click Precautions and Warnings With Erythromycin/Benzoyl Peroxide to learn more, including information on who should not use the drug.)
 

Dosing Information for Erythromycin/Benzoyl Peroxide

There is only one standard recommended dose of this medication, regardless of your age or weight. As is always the case, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
 
(Click Erythromycin/Benzoyl Peroxide Dosage for more information.)
 

Drug Interactions

Erythromycin/benzoyl peroxide may interact with other topical acne medications (see Drug Interactions With Erythromycin/Benzoyl Peroxide for more information).
 

Erythromycin/Benzoyl Peroxide Information

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