Medicine Overview of Dalcap Capsule
Dalcap 150 mg Capsule is used in the treatment of bacterial infections
. It is used in infections of the skin such as acne (Pimples), abdomen, bone, skin, heart and soft tissues. It also used in post-operative infections.
Side Effects of Dalcap are Vomiting, Abnormal liver function tests, Stomach pain, Nausea, Diarrhoea.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Dalcap 150 mg Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Dalcap 150 mg Capsule is an antibiotic. It works by preventing synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions. Thus, it stops the bacteria from growing, and prevents the infection from spreading.
In Depth Information on Dalcap Capsule
- If you get diarrhea that is watery or bloody, stop using this medicine and call your doctor.
- If you are taking birth control pills while taking clindamycin take a secondary measure of birth control. Please consult your doctor regarding the same.
- Consult your doctor if you have or have ever had asthma, allergies, eczema (sensitive skin that often becomes itchy or irritated) or kidney or liver disease.
- Consult your doctor if you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant, or are breast-feeding, if you become pregnant while taking clindamycin, call your doctor.
Dalcap Capsule related warnings
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Dalcap 150 mg Capsule.
Dalcap 150 mg Capsule 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.
Dalcap 150 mg Capsule is safe to use during lactation.
Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
There may be a possibility of diarrhea or rash in the baby.
Dalcap 150 mg Capsule does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Dalcap 150 mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Dalcap 150 mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Dalcap 150 mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Dalcap 150 mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
If you miss a dose of Dalcap 150 mg Capsule, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions about Dalcap Capsule
Q. Is clindamycin/Clindac/Dalacin a steroid, sulfa drug, cephalosporin, or a penicillin?
Clindamycin belongs to a group of antibiotics called lincosamide antibiotics. Clindamycin is not a cephalosporin, penicillin, or a sulpha drug and does not contain sulpha
Dalcap can be used to treat strep throat, sore throat, sinus infection, bladder infection, yeast infection, bacterial vaginosis and ear infection. Dalcap can be used but is not the first choice of drug for urinary tract infection
Dalcap is relatively safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Dalcap is not an over the counter drug. It is a prescription drug
Q. Can I take clindamycin with Advil (ibuprofen), tramadol, Benadryl, and Suboxone (buprenorphine and naloxone)?
Clindamycin may be taken with ibuprofen, tramadol, Benadryl and Suboxone. Always consult your doctor before use
Q. Can I take clindamycin with a penicillin allergy?
Clindamycin is considered safe for use in patients with a penicillin allergy
Dalcap can prevent the formation of new scars by preventing formation of new acne, but will not be useful for the scars already formed
Yes, Dalcap cream may cause thrush with prolonged use or if you are prone to fungal infections.
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