benzoyl peroxide

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a white crystalline peroxide used in bleaching (flour or oils or fats) and as a catalyst for free radical reactions

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05%; Brevoxyl([R]) Creamy Wash (benzoyl peroxide, 4% or 8%) packaged in the convenient new Brevoxyl Acne Wash Kit; Oilatum([R]); Physiogel([R]); Stieprox([R]) (ciclopirox olamine); and Sarna([R]).
He also led the development of the Brevoxyl Creamy Wash(R), which became the #1 prescription benzoyl peroxide acne wash1, as well as life-cycle management of the brand, which led to the launch of Brevoxyl Acne Wash Kit.
The key ingredient, says Dr Chu, is the disinfectant benzoyl perox-ide, found in Oxy5, Penoxyl, Quinoderm and Brevoxyl.