What is clindamycin/benzoyl peroxide (BenzaClin)?

Clindamycin/benzoyl peroxide (BenzaClin) is a prescription-only acne product. It is a special combination product that contains an antibiotic (clindamycin) and a drying agent (benzoyl peroxide). Clindamycin/benzoyl peroxide works to treat acne in two ways: by attacking the bacterial infection that is often linked to acne, and by temporarily drying out the skin (which adapts to the benzoyl peroxide over time), changing the environment the bacteria live in.

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