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Bengel 5% Gel 30gm

By HEGDE AND HEGDE PHARMACEUTICA LLP
30g Gel in Tube
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MRP 83.67
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Medical Description

Bengel Gel is used for the treatment of acne. It contains benzoyl peroxide as an active ingredient. It works as a keratolytic and bactericidal agent. It kills the bacteria that causes acne and helps i...
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ContainsBenzoyl Peroxide(5.0 %)
UsesAcne
Side effectsPeeling, dry skin, redness, irritation
ClassificationANTI-ACNE
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Uses of Bengel 5 %

For the treatment of mild to moderate acne.

Contraindications of Bengel 5 %

If you have a known allergy to benzoyl peroxide or any other ingredient of Bengel Gel.

Side effects of Bengel 5 %

  • Peeling
  • Redness
  • Dry skin
  • Burning
  • Itching
  • Stinging

Precautions and Warnings of Bengel 5 %

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Bengel Gel during pregnancy?
A:
There is no safety information available on the use of Bengel Gel in pregnant women. This medicine should only be used by a pregnant woman if needed. Do not use it unless your doctor has told you that you can use this.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Bengel Gel while breastfeeding?
A:
Be cautious if you are using this product while breastfeeding. You must not apply this product near your chest to avoid exposure of the breastfed infant to this product.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Bengel Gel?
A:
It has no or negligible influence on the ability to drive.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Bengel Gel?
A:
There is no known interaction between this medicine and alcohol.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience swelling or blistering on your skin after application of this product, discontinue and talk to your doctor.
  • You should avoid exposure of this product to your eyes, mouth, nose or mucous membrane, if accidental exposure happens wash it immediately.
  • This product may bleach your hair, clothes or fabrics, make sure you wash your hands thoroughly after each application.
  • Avoid exposure to sunlight and do not apply this product on damaged skin.

Mode of Action of Bengel 5 %

How Does It Work?

Bengel Gel has keratolytic and bactericidal actions. It works by reducing the population of certain bacteria present on the skin responsible for acne and thus reduces the production of irritant fatty ...
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Directions for Use of Bengel 5 %

  • Wash your skin with a mild cleanser before application of Bengel Gel and pat it dry.
  • Apply Gel in a thin layer once or twice or as directed by your doctor or pharmacist.
  • You should avoid exposure to sunlight while using this product, if that is unavoidable use this in the evening.
  • Do not use more or less of this product or more often than directed by your doctor or pharmacist.

Interactions of Bengel 5 %

Interactions with other medicines

  • Bengel Gel is meant to be used on the skin hence it may not affect the action of other medicines consumed orally or taken via systemic route. However, this can affect the action of medication or produ...
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  • Tell your doctor or pharmacist about any topical product you are currently using or might use.
  • You should not use medicines with peeling, drying or irritant effects on the skin, also avoid using other medicines for the treatment of acne simultaneously.

Storage and disposal of Bengel 5 %

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight.

Dosage of Bengel 5 %

Overdose

If you have applied too much of this gel you may feel irritation and redness on the skin, wash off the excess of Bengel Gel. You can start using it again once the symptoms go away.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed applying Bengel Gel at the right time don't worry and use it as soon as you remember. Start using the product in the same way as before.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How does Bengel Gel work?

A: It works by killing the bacteria responsible for acne. It also helps in removing dead skin by softening the upper layer of skin.

Q: For how long to use Bengel Gel?

A: Your doctor will decide the duration of the application for Bengel Gel depending on your skin condition. Do not stop applying this medicine on your own.

Q: What are the side effects of Bengel Gel?

A: Peeling, redness, dry skin, burning, itching, stinging at the application site. However, these symptoms are usually mild and resolve on their own. Also, it is not important that everyone experience the same.

Q: Is Bengel Gel good for pimples?

A: Yes, Bengel Gel is good for pimples or acne. However, this cream should only be used if prescribed by the doctor.
Product Details
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Last Updated on: 22 Apr 2022 | 11:05 AM (IST)
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