Definitions for "Benzoyl Peroxide"
An anti- acne medication that kills acnegenic bacteria and inhibits production of oil by the sebaceous glands. Generally found in 2.5%, 5% and 10% formulas.
This disinfectant and drying agent is often used to fight acne.
The active ingredient of many over-the-counter (OTC) acne products.
An initiator for curing polyester resin. BPO is used with aniline accelerators or where heat is used to cure the resin.
Keywords:  antiacne, radical, counter, sold, free
an antiacne drug sold over the counter; free radical generator.
A heat-sensitive initiator used in monomer and polymer systems.