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Acnecide Gel – Benzoyl Peroxide 5% Gel, 30g

5.00 out of 5
(1 customer review)

Clinically proven to kill up to 95% of bacteria that causes spots

Clears spots, whiteheads, blackheads, and red spots on face, chest, or back.

Suitable for adults, teens, and children who are suffering from acne.

Active Ingredient: benzoyl peroxide 5% w/w



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Acnecide Gel – Benzoyl Peroxide 5% Gel, 30g

Acnecide Gel is a topical medication used to treat acne and spots. The active ingredient, benzoyl peroxide, helps to clear up blackheads and whiteheads by attacking the bacteria that cause acne. If you’re looking for an effective treatment for your acne, your doctor or pharmacist has recommended Acnecide Gel.

Acnecide Gel is a topical treatment that uses benzoyl peroxide to target the bacteria that cause acne. It’s a gel formulation, which makes it easy to apply and helps it to penetrate the skin quickly. Acnecide Gel can be used as part of your regular skincare routine to clear up blackheads, whiteheads, and pimples.

Clear up your complexion with Acnecide gel.
Acne of the face, chest or back may be treated with this medicine.

Who is Acnecide Gel suitable for?

This gel is suitable to be used by adults, teens, and children who are suffering from acne. It’s the perfect product for those who have outbreaks on the face, chest, or back, and can help to ease acne with just one or two applications every day.

What is acne?

Acne is a common skin condition which causes spots to appear on the skin, including whiteheads, blackheads, and red spots that may or may not have ahead. As well as spots, those who suffer from acne may notice that their skin feels oily, hot, or painful to touch. Some of the most common areas where people experience outbreaks of acne include the face, back, and chest.

How will this product treat my acne?

Acnecide gel contains 5% w/w of the active ingredient benzoyl peroxide. It helps to combat your acne by killing the bacteria which can cause Propionibacterium acne, one of the most common causes of acne. This helps to prevent the blackheads and whiteheads that show up when you are suffering from acne by removing the source.

Can someone who is pregnant or breastfeeding use Acnecide Gel?

Talk to your doctor before taking this medicine if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breast-feeding

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What is the price of Acnecide Gel in Nigeria?

The price of Acnecide Gel is N8,350 

Where can you buy Acnecide Gel In Nigeria?

You can Buy Acnecide Gel at Asset Pharmacy Lagos Nigeria, Nigeria’s Largest Online Pharmacy



How to Use

How to use Acnecide Gel

Always use this medicine exactly as described in this leaflet or as your doctor or pharmacist has told you. Check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure.

  • Acnecide is for EXTERNAL USE ONLY.
  • Unless your doctor or pharmacist has told you otherwise,
    • Wash the affected area with a mild skin cleanser and water, and gently pat your skin dry.
    • Apply the gel in a thin layer once or twice a day to all the affected areas.
    • If you have sensitive skin apply the gel once daily before going to bed
    • Any drying or peeling which may occur to your skin may be reduced if you alter the number of times you apply, i.e. to once a day or once every two days, until your skin adjusts to the product.
  • You should try to avoid exposure to strong sunlight while using Acnecide. If exposure is unavoidable, use a suitable sunscreen lotion and apply Acnecide in the evening. Remember to wash the affected area before use.
  • How long you will have to use Acnecide will depend on how quickly your condition improves. After you have used it for one month, you should see your doctor or pharmacist again. He or she can then check the improvement of your condition.

If you use more Acnecide than you should or accidentally swallow the gel

  • If you should accidentally use too much gel, you may find that your skin becomes irritated. Wash off as much as you can, and when the irritation has gone down, start using it again as directed.
  • In the rare event that you accidentally swallow any of this product, seek medical advice.

If you forget to use Acnecide

  • Don’t worry if you forget to use your gel at the right time. When you remember, start using the product again, in the same way as before.

If you have any further questions on the use of this medicine, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

Product Details

Product Information of Acnecide Gel

What you need to know before you use Acnecide

Do not use Acnecide if you are:

  • Allergic (hypersensitive) to benzoyl peroxide or any of the other ingredients of this medicine (listed in section 6). An allergic reaction may include a rash or itching.

Warnings and precautions

Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before using Acnecide.

  • Avoid contact with the eyes, mouth, angles of the nose and other mucous surfaces such as the lining of your nose. If accidental contact should occur, rinse thoroughly with warm water.
  • Acnecide should not be applied to damaged skin.
  • Acnecide may cause swelling and blistering of the skin, if any of these symptoms occur, use of the product should be discontinued.
  • This product may bleach hair and coloured fabrics including clothing, towels and bed linen. Be careful to avoid contact of the gel with these materials. Please make sure that you wash your hands thoroughly after you have used it.
  • Caution should be exercised when applying Acnecide to the neck and other sensitive areas.
  • Avoid repeated exposure to sunlight or other sources of UV light (e.g. sun bed)

Other medicines and Acnecide

Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking, have recently taken or might take any other medicines.

  • You should not use medicines with peeling, irritant and drying effects at the same time as Acnecide.
  • Do not use Acnecide with any other acne products that are used on the skin, unless your doctor or pharmacist has told you that you can, as this may cause your skin to become red and very sore.

Pregnancy and breast-feeding

  • If you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant or are breast-feeding, do not use this product unless your doctor has told you that you can.
  • Avoid using this product if you are breast-feeding unless your doctor has told you otherwise. If your doctor has recommended the use of this product while you are breast-feeding, you must not apply the gel onto your chest, this is to avoid exposure of your child to this product.

Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking any medicine.

Acnecide contains propylene glycol.

Propylene glycol may cause skin irritation.

Side Effects

Side Effects of Acnecide Gel

 Possible side effects

Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.

If your skin becomes severely irritated, or severe redness, itching or peeling of the skin occurs, or you experience face swelling, discontinue use immediately and consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Tell your doctor immediately if you develop a severe allergic reaction:

Signs of severe allergic reactions may include:

  • Raised and itchy rash (hives)
  • Swelling of the face, eyes, lips, tongue or mouth (angioedema), having difficulty in breathing
  • Fainting

Acnecide may cause the following side effects:

Very common: may affect more than 1 in 10 people

  • Dry skin
  • Skin redness
  • Peeling of the skin
  • Burning sensation of the skin

Common: may affect up to 1 in 10 people

  • Itching of the skin (pruritus)
  • Pain of the skin (pain, stinging)
  • Skin irritation (irritant contact dermatitis)

Uncommon: may affect up to 1 in 100 people

  • Allergic contact dermatitis

These symptoms are usually reversible if the treatment is reduced in frequency or discontinued.

Reporting of side effects

If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor or pharmacist. This includes any possible side effects not listed in this leaflet. You can also report side effects directly via www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard. By reporting side effects you can help provide more information on the safety of this medicine.


Product Ingredients of Acnecide Gel

What Acnecide contains

The active substance is hydrous benzoyl peroxide equivalent to benzoyl peroxide 5% w/w in an aqueous, non-alcoholic gel base.

The other ingredients are docusate sodium, disodium edetate, poloxamer 182, carbomer 940, propylene glycol, acrylates copolymer, glycerol, colloidal anhydrous silica, purified water and sodium hydroxide to adjust the pH.

How to store

How to store of Acnecide Gel

  • Keep this medicine out of the sight and reach of children.
  • Do not use this medicine after the expiry date which is stated on the tube and carton. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month.
  • Do not store above 25°C. Do not freeze.
  • Store the closed tube away from direct heat.

Do not throw away any medicines via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to throw away medicines you no longer use. These measures will help protect the environment.

Patient Information Leaflet

Click here  for the Patient Information Leaflet of Acnecide Gel


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1 review for Acnecide Gel – Benzoyl Peroxide 5% Gel, 30g

  1. 5 out of 5

    Anonymous (verified owner)

    Delivery was fast. I loved it

  2. Charity (store manager)

    Dear Bolu,
    Thanks for the awesome review. We work hard to meet expectations like yours, and we’re happy to hear we hit the mark for you. Come back and see us soon. Cheers!


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