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Medicine Overview of Clive N Gel

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Uses of Clindamycin Topical

Clindamycin Topical is used in the treatment of acne.
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Side effects of Clindamycin Topical

Common

Vaginal inflammation, Vulvovaginal discomfort.

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How to use Clindamycin Topical

Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Apply it on the affected area and allow it to stay before spitting or rinsing.

How Clive N Gel works

Clindamycin topical is an antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, which are required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.
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Uses of Niacinamide

Niacinamide is used in the treatment of Nutritional deficiencies.
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Side effects of Niacinamide

Common

Nausea, Portal vein fibrosis, Blockade of portal blood vessels, Dry hair, Headache, Heartburn, Hepatobiliary disorder, Liver toxicity, Sore throat, Stiffness of face, Disorientation, Fatigue.

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How to use Niacinamide

Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Apply it on the affected area and allow it to stay before spitting or rinsing.

How Clive N Gel works

Niacinamide provides essential nutrients.

In Depth Information on Clive N Gel

Expert advice for Clindamycin Topical

  • 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).
Warnings
Special precautions for Clive N Gel
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Clive N Gel may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Clive N Gel should be used with caution during lactation. B
reast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
SAFE
Clive N Gel does not usually affect your ability to drive.

Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Clive N
Gel in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Clive N Gel

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.

Substitutes for Clive N

No substitutes found for this medicine
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