Perobar 5% Soap

icon
Ajanta Pharma Ltd

Composition for Perobar 5% Soap

Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
icon
Pregnancy
124
₹1.65/Soap
75 gm in 1 packet
ADD TO CART

Substitutes for Perobar

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of Perobar Soap

uses

Uses of Perobar Soap

Perobar 5% Soap is used in the treatment of psoriasis, Keratoses (Abnormal skin growth) and dermatitis.
uses

Side effects of Perobar Soap

Common

Dry skin, Erythema, Skin peeling, Burning sensation.

uses

How to use Perobar Soap

Use it as advised by your doctor or check the label for directions before use.

How Perobar Soap works

Benzoyl peroxide attacks the bacteria (germs) known as Propionibacterium acnes, one of the main causes of acne. It also has peeling and drying properties..

In Depth Information on Perobar Soap

Expert advice for Perobar Soap

  • This medicine is for external use only. Always wash your hands after using benzoyl peroxide.
  • Avoid exposure to strong sunlight or UV lamps while using benzoyl peroxide. If unavoidable, use a suitable sunscreen lotion and apply benzoyl peroxide in the evening after washing the skin.
  • Avoid contact with the eyes, mouth, nose (especially mucous lining). If any accidental contact occurs, rinse thoroughly with warm water.
  • Benzoyl peroxide should not be applied to damaged skin.
  • This product may bleach hair and colored fabrics including clothing, towels and bed linen. Be careful to avoid contact of the gel with these materials.
  • Caution should be exercised when applying benzoyl peroxide to the neck and other sensitive areas.
  • Do not stop using benzoyl peroxide if your skin condition appears to worsen for the first 2 to 3 weeks of treatment.
  • Do not apply benozyl peroxide if you are allergic to benzoyl peroxide or any of the other ingredients of this medicine.
  • Avoid using benozyl peroxide if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant or are breast-feeding.
  • Do not apply benozyl peroxide if you are using any other acne products or medicines with peeling, irritant and drying effects.
   
video imgplay img
Warnings
Special precautions for Perobar 5% Soap
icon
Alcohol
No interaction found
icon
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Perobar 5% Soap may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
icon
Lactation
SAFE
Perobar 5% Soap is safe to use during lactation. Human stud
ies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
...
+more
icon
Driving
SAFE
Perobar 5% Soap does not usually affect your ability to drive.
icon
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Perobar
5% Soap in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
icon
Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Perobar 5% Soap

Frequently asked questions for Benzoyl Peroxide

Q. Does benzoyl peroxide work/ is benzoyl peroxide good for skin/pimples/acne/acne marks/ acne scars/ dark spots?
Benzoyl peroxide is effective in treating acne on face, chest or back in most of the people where the skin has a lot of blackheads, spots and pimples. It can be helpful in treating acne marks, scars and dark spots
Q. Does benzoyl peroxide darken skin/cause hyperpigmentation/peel skin/bleach skin/cause redness?
Benzoyl peroxide may cause redness, peel the skin and also bleach skin and hair. It doesn't darken the skin or cause hyperpigmentation, but it should be best to use it under a doctor's supervision
Q. Is benzoyl peroxide a BHA/an antibiotic/ retin a/salicylic acid?
Benzoyl peroxide is not a beta hydroxy acid (BHA), antibiotic, retin A or salicylic acid
Q. Is benzoyl peroxide the same as hydrogen peroxide?
No, benzoyl peroxide is different from hydrogen peroxide.
+more

User Submitted Feedback For Perobar 5% Soap

Top Dermatologists
doctor
Dr. Avnish Sharma
MBBS, Diploma, Fellowship
4.4
doctor
Dr. Geetika Mittal Gupta
MBBS, Diploma, Certification
4.7
doctor
Dr. Amit Luthra
MBBS, MD, DNB
4.7
doctor
Dr. Chiranjiv Chhabra
MBBS, MD, Diploma
4.7
doctor
4.4
cross img