Benzac AC 5% Gel is used for the treatment of acne. This water-based gel contains benzoyl peroxide, which has in vitro bactericidal activity and keratolytic properties, reducing the concentration of free fatty acids in the sebum. Detailed Description: Scheduling status: SO. Proprietary name (and dosage form): Benzac® AC 5 gel. Composition: Benzac AC 5 gel contains 5 g benzoyl peroxide per 100 g in an aqueous gel base with glycerol and acrylates copolymer. Pharmacological classification: A 13.12 acne preparations. Pharmacological action: Benzoyl peroxide has in vitro bactericidal activity as well as keratolytic properties and reduces the concentration of free fatty acids in the sebum. Indications: Benzac AC 5 gel is indicated for the topical treatment of acne vulgaris. Identification: White to slightly off-white, smooth and homogenous gel, without foreign particles with a characteristic odour. Presentation: Plastic tubes containing 15 gram or 40 gram.