NDC 79903-061 Equate Acne Wash Acne Medication

Benzoyl Peroxide

NDC Product Code 79903-061

NDC CODE: 79903-061

Proprietary Name: Equate Acne Wash Acne Medication What is the Proprietary Name?
The proprietary name also known as the trade name is the name of the product chosen by the medication labeler for marketing purposes.

Non-Proprietary Name: Benzoyl Peroxide What is the Non-Proprietary Name?
The non-proprietary name is sometimes called the generic name. The generic name usually includes the active ingredient(s) of the product.

Drug Use Information

Drug Use Information
The drug use information is a summary and does NOT have all possible information about this product. This information does not assure that this product is safe, effective, or appropriate. This information is not individual medical advice and does not substitute for the advice of a health care professional. Always ask a health care professional for complete information about this product and your specific health needs.

  • This medication is used to treat mild to moderate acne. It may be used in combination with other acne treatments. When applied to the skin, benzoyl peroxide works by reducing the amount of acne-causing bacteria and by causing the skin to dry and peel. Check the ingredients on the label even if you have used the product before. The manufacturer may have changed the ingredients. Also, products with similar names may contain different ingredients meant for different purposes. Taking the wrong product could harm you.

Product Characteristics

Color(s):
WHITE (C48325)

NDC Code Structure

  • 79903 - Wal-mart Stores, Inc.

NDC 79903-061-01

Package Description: 1 TUBE in 1 CARTON > 156 g in 1 TUBE

NDC Product Information

Equate Acne Wash Acne Medication with NDC 79903-061 is a a human over the counter drug product labeled by Wal-mart Stores, Inc.. The generic name of Equate Acne Wash Acne Medication is benzoyl peroxide. The product's dosage form is cream and is administered via topical form. The RxNorm Crosswalk for this NDC code indicates a single RxCUI concept is associated to this product: 142034.

Dosage Form: Cream - An emulsion, semisolid3 dosage form, usually containing > 20% water and volatiles5 and/or < 50% hydrocarbons, waxes, or polyols as the vehicle. This dosage form is generally for external application to the skin or mucous membranes.

Product Type: Human Otc Drug What kind of product is this?
Indicates the type of product, such as Human Prescription Drug or Human Over the Counter Drug. This data element matches the “Document Type” field of the Structured Product Listing.

Equate Acne Wash Acne Medication Active Ingredient(s)

What is the Active Ingredient(s) List?
This is the active ingredient list. Each ingredient name is the preferred term of the UNII code submitted.


Inactive Ingredient(s)

About the Inactive Ingredient(s)
The inactive ingredients are all the component of a medicinal product OTHER than the active ingredient(s). The acronym "UNII" stands for “Unique Ingredient Identifier” and is used to identify each inactive ingredient present in a product.

  • WATER (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)
  • GLYCERIN (UNII: PDC6A3C0OX)
  • DECYL GLUCOSIDE (UNII: Z17H97EA6Y)
  • SODIUM DECYLGLUCOSIDES HYDROXYPROPYLSULFONATE (UNII: 55P9UXJ9C3)
  • PEG-40 STEARATE (UNII: ECU18C66Q7)
  • PROPANEDIOL (UNII: 5965N8W85T)
  • SORBITAN MONOSTEARATE (UNII: NVZ4I0H58X)
  • STEARIC ACID (UNII: 4ELV7Z65AP)
  • AMMONIUM ACRYLOYLDIMETHYLTAURATE/VP COPOLYMER (UNII: W59H9296ZG)
  • DOCUSATE SODIUM (UNII: F05Q2T2JA0)
  • CARBOMER HOMOPOLYMER, UNSPECIFIED TYPE (UNII: 0A5MM307FC)
  • DIMETHICONE (UNII: 92RU3N3Y1O)
  • SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)
  • SODIUM CITRATE, UNSPECIFIED FORM (UNII: 1Q73Q2JULR)
  • XANTHAN GUM (UNII: TTV12P4NEE)
  • SODIUM CHLORIDE (UNII: 451W47IQ8X)
  • SODIUM HYDROXIDE (UNII: 55X04QC32I)

Administration Route(s)

What are the Administration Route(s)?
The translation of the route code submitted by the firm, indicating route of administration.

  • Topical - Administration to a particular spot on the outer surface of the body. The E2B term TRANSMAMMARY is a subset of the term TOPICAL.

Product Labeler Information

What is the Labeler Name?
Name of Company corresponding to the labeler code segment of the Product NDC.

Labeler Name: Wal-mart Stores, Inc.
Labeler Code: 79903
FDA Application Number: part333D What is the FDA Application Number?
This corresponds to the NDA, ANDA, or BLA number reported by the labeler for products which have the corresponding Marketing Category designated. If the designated Marketing Category is OTC Monograph Final or OTC Monograph Not Final, then the Application number will be the CFR citation corresponding to the appropriate Monograph (e.g. “part 341”). For unapproved drugs, this field will be null.

Marketing Category: OTC MONOGRAPH FINAL - A product marketed pursuant to a final Over-the-Counter (OTC) Drug Monograph. What is the Marketing Category?
Product types are broken down into several potential Marketing Categories, such as NDA/ANDA/BLA, OTC Monograph, or Unapproved Drug. One and only one Marketing Category may be chosen for a product, not all marketing categories are available to all product types. Currently, only final marketed product categories are included. The complete list of codes and translations can be found at www.fda.gov/edrls under Structured Product Labeling Resources.

Start Marketing Date: 04-30-2021 What is the Start Marketing Date?
This is the date that the labeler indicates was the start of its marketing of the drug product.

Listing Expiration Date: 12-31-2022 What is the Listing Expiration Date?
This is the date when the listing record will expire if not updated or certified by the product labeler.

Exclude Flag: N - NO What is the NDC Exclude Flag?
This field indicates whether the product has been removed/excluded from the NDC Directory for failure to respond to FDA"s requests for correction to deficient or non-compliant submissions ("Y"), or because the listing certification is expired ("E"), or because the listing data was inactivated by FDA ("I"). Values = "Y", "N", "E", or "I".

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Equate Acne Wash Acne Medication Product Labeling Information

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Drug Facts

DISTRIBUTED BY: Walmart Inc., Bentonville, AR 72716

Active Ingredient

Benzoyl Peroxide 10%

Purpose

Acne medication

Use

  • For treatment of acne

Warnings

For external use only

Do Not Use If You

  • Have very sensitive skinare sensitive to benzoyl peroxide

When Using This Product

  • Skin irritation and dryness is more likely to occur if you use another topical acne medication at the same time. If irritation occurs, only use one topical acne medication at a timeavoid unnecessary sun exposure and use a sunscreenavoid contact with the eyes, lips and mouthavoid contact with hair or dyed fabrics, which may be bleached by this productskin irritation may occur, characterized by redness, burning, itching, peeling, or possibly swelling. Irritation may be reduced by using the product less frequently or in a lower concentration.

Otc - Stop Use

Stop use and ask a doctor if irritation becomes severe.

Otc - Pregnancy Or Breast Feeding

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Otc - Keep Out Of Reach Of Children

Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) right away.

Directions

  • Wet area to be cleansedapply acne wash and gently massage area for 1-2 minutesrinse thoroughly and pat drybecause excessive drying of the skin may occur, start with 1 application daily, then gradually increase to 2 to 3 times daily if needed or as directed by a doctorif bothersome dryness or peeling occurs, reduce application to once a day or every other dayif going outside, apply sunscreen after using this product. If irritation or sensitivity develops, stop use of both products and ask a doctor.

Other Information

Store at room temperature

Inactive Ingredients

Water, Glycerin, decyl glucoside, sodium hydroxypropylsulfonate laurylglucoside crosspolymer, PEG-40 stearate, propanediol, sorbitan stearate, stearic acid, ammonium acryloyldimethyltaurate/VP copolymer, diethylhexyl sodium sulfosuccinate, carbomer, dimethicone, silica, sodium citrate, xanthan gum, sodium chloride, sodium hydroxide.

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