Bencort Lotion

Name: Bencort Lotion

Indications and usage

For the treatment of acne vulgaris.

Drug Interactions

Before using this medication, tell your doctor or
pharmacist of all prescription and nonprescription products you currently use.


This medication may be harmful if swallowed. If swallowing or
overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room
immediately or the National Poison Hotline at 1-800-222-1222.

NONCLINICAL TOXICOLOGY – Carcinogenesis, Mutagenesis, Impairment of Fertility

Long-term studies in animals have not been performed to
evaluate carcinogenic potential.

What are some other side effects of this drug?

All drugs may cause side effects. However, many people have no side effects or only have minor side effects. Call your doctor or get medical help if any of these side effects or any other side effects bother you or do not go away:

  • Dry skin.
  • Skin irritation.
  • Itching.

These are not all of the side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, call your doctor. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.

You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088. You may also report side effects at

Benzoyl peroxide / hydrocortisone topical Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of benzoyl peroxide-hydrocortisone topical into human milk. The manufacturer recommends caution when administering benzoyl peroxide-hydrocortisone to nursing women.