When providing patient education to a patient prescribed to clindamycin - benzoyl peroxide gel, the nurse should include which of the following side effects?


•Benzoyl peroxide gel is a topical gel used to treat acne. It commonly causes photosensitivity, hair bleaching, pruritus, peeling, and irritation.

•Warts, headaches and discolored urine are not side effects of benzoyl peroxide gel.

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