Clearasil vs Panoxyl for Acne

Clearasil
Panoxyl
(OTC)
Panoxyl is an acne medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.6
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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4.5
Very Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Acne
3.2
Concern level
1.2
Helpfulness
for Acne
3.4
Concern level
1.1
Approval Date
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Not Available
Not Available
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
17,987 Discussions
7,018 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Acne
#2 for Oily Skin
#3 for Dry Skin
Clearasil is approved for Acne and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Acne
Panoxyl is approved for Acne and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Cle
Itching
4
Allergy
3
Depression
2
Peeling
2
Burning
1
Weight Loss
1
Weight Gain
1
Eczema
1
Bipolar Disorder
1
Dehydration
1
Pan
Hyperpigmentation
8
Peeling
4
Burning
3
Exfoliation
1
Erythema
1
Bleeding
1
Folliculitis
1
Obsessing
1
Weight Gain
1
Weight Loss
1
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Clearasil
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Panoxyl
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Itching
Cle
Pan
4
0
Allergy
Cle
Pan
3
0
Depression
Cle
Pan
2
0
Peeling
Cle
Pan
2
4
Burning
Cle
Pan
1
3
Weight Loss
Cle
Pan
1
1
Weight Gain
Cle
Pan
1
1
Eczema
Cle
Pan
1
0
Bipolar Disorder
Cle
Pan
1
0
Dehydration
Cle
Pan
1
0
Hyperpigmentation
Pan
Cle
8
0
Peeling
Pan
Cle
4
2
Burning
Pan
Cle
3
1
Exfoliation
Pan
Cle
1
0
Erythema
Pan
Cle
1
0
Bleeding
Pan
Cle
1
0
Folliculitis
Pan
Cle
1
0
Obsessing
Pan
Cle
1
0
Weight Gain
Pan
Cle
1
1
Weight Loss
Pan
Cle
1
1
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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Not Available
C Category C
Before taking Panoxyl during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Clearasil and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Panoxyl and alcohol.
Method of use
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Cleanser, Foam, Gel, Ointment
Dosages
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No methods of use & dosage information found
Cleanser: 2.5%, 4%, 8%, 10%
Bar: 5%, 10%
Gel: 5%, 10%
Cream: 3%
Foam: 10%
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
Avoid or limit grapefruit juice while taking narcotics because grapefruit may increase drug effect.
Ingredients
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Ingredients not available
Benzoyl Peroxide
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Clearasil and Panoxyl: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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