Acleen 1% w/v Lotion

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Composition for Acleen 1% w/v Lotion

Primarily used for

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25 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Acleen Lotion

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Uses of Acleen Lotion

Acleen 1% w/v Lotion is used in the treatment of acne.
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Side effects of Acleen Lotion

Common

Vaginal inflammation, Vulvovaginal discomfort.

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How to use Acleen Lotion

This medicine is for external use only. Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Shake it well and apply to the area evenly.

How Acleen Lotion works

Acleen 1% w/v lotion is an antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, which are required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

In Depth Information on Acleen Lotion

Expert advice for Acleen Lotion

  • Discontinue use of topical clindamycin and contact your doctor immediately, if you experience diarrhea or bloody diarrhea.
  • Avoid vaginal intercourse or use of other intravaginal products such as tampons or douches while using clindamycin cream. 
  • Clindamycin cream contains mineral oil that may weaken latex products (condoms and diaphragms) and may not provide adequate birth control. Therefore, do not use these products within 72 hours of using clindamycin cream.
  • Avoid direct contact of cream with your eyes. In case of direct contact, wash your eyes with water and seek immediate medical attention.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Do not use if you are allergic to clindamycin, lincomycin or any of its ingredients.
  • Do not use if you have Crohn’s disease (a chronic inflammatory disease of the intestines), antibiotic-associated colitis (colon inflammation).
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Warnings
Special precautions for Acleen 1% w/v Lotion
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Acleen 1% w/v Lotion is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Acleen 1% w/v Lotion is probably safe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Acleen 1% w/v Lotion does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Acleen 1% w/v Lotion is probably safe to use in patients wit
h kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Acleen 1% w/v Lotion may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Acleen
1% w/v Lotion in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Clindamycin Topical, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Acleen 1% w/v Lotion

Frequently asked questions for Clindamycin Topical

Q. Can I use clindamycin with a penicillin allergy?
Clindamycin is considered safe for use in patients with a penicillin allergy
Q. Does clindamycin treat acne scars?
Clindamycin can prevent the formation of new scars by preventing formation of new acne, but will not be useful for the scars already formed
Q. Can clindamycin cream cause thrush?
Yes. Use of clindamycin cream may cause thrush (a type of fungal or yeast infection) in rare cases.

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