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Help!! Erythromycin and benzoyl peroxide gel is really chunky!

Hi everyone I was prescribed erythromycin and benzoyl peroxide gel by my doctor and upon receiving it from the pharmacy I opened it at home and it is extremely chunky and water like. Should I take it back to the pharmacy?  Is it supposed to be chunky or smooth? How long does it take to work? 

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Years ago, when they sold this in the UK, it was always a smooth gel. However, it then started being chunky - I think they changed the strength of the alcohol used to dissolve the powder - but still worked much the same.

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