Benzoyl peroxide is a chemical in the peroxide family. It consists of two benzoyl groups (benzaldehyde with the H of CHO removed) joined by a peroxide group.

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... BENZOYL PEROXIDE (Benzac®, Benzagel®, Clearasil® Desquam®, and others) is applied to the skin to treat mild to moderate acne. Generic benzoyl peroxide products are available. ...
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