Foracne 10% w/w/4

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Medicine Overview of Foracne 10% w/w/4

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Uses of Clindamycin Topical

Clindamycin Topical is used in the treatment of acne.
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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 Foracne 10% w/w/4 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 Nicotinamide

Nicotinamide is used in the treatment of nutritional deficiencies.
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Side effects of Nicotinamide

Common

Rash, Abnormal liver function tests, Allergic sensitization, Blurred vision, Diarrhoea, Dizziness, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Gastrointestinal discomfort, Vomiting, Nausea, Headache, Liver toxicity, Increased glucose level in blood.

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How to use Nicotinamide

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 Foracne 10% w/w/4 works

Nicotinamide provides essential nutrients.

In Depth Information on Foracne 10% w/w/4

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).

Expert advice for Nicotinamide

  • Do not use nicotinamide in children.
  • Caution should be observed if large doses are prescribed in patients with a history of jaundice, liver disease, or diabetes mellitus.
  • Do not take nicotinamide along with fibrates (e.g. Clofibrate) and statins (e.g. Simvastatin) as it may cause rhabdomyolysis.
  • Do not take nicotinamide along with alcohol.
  • Caution should be taken in the use of supplements containing copper, which may cause severe heart defects (second or third degree heart blocks) in patients with chronic liver or renal failure.
  • Tell your doctor if you are taking, have recently taken, or might take any other medicines.
Warnings
Special precautions for Foracne 10% w/w/4
Alcohol
No interaction found
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Foracne 10% w/w/4 is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Foracne 10% w/w/4 does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Foracne 10% w/w/4 is probably safe to use in patients with k
idney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Foracne 10% w/w/4 may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Foracne 10% w/w/4 should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Foracne 10% w/w/4 may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Foracne 10% w/w/4 is not recommended in patients with active liver disease.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Foracne 10% w/w/4

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.

Frequently asked questions for Nicotinamide

Q. Is Nicotinamide safe?
Nicotinamide is safe if used as recommended. In case of any side effects, consult your doctor
Q. Does nicotinamide contain nicotine?
No. Nicotinamide in no way contain nicotine. Nicotinamide is amide form of nicotinic acid and used to treat skin diseases like acne and pellagra
Q. Is Nicotinamide good for acne?
Yes. Nicotinamide when taken along with zinc and folic acid is a good treatment of acne
Q. Is nicotinamide the same as niacin?
No. Nicotinamide is an amide form of nicotinic acid
Q. Is Nicotinamide available over the counter?
Yes. Nicotinamide is available over the counter. However, please consult your doctor regarding its use
Q. Does Nicotinamide cause flushing?
In case of overdose, Nicotinamide may cause flushing or rash. Always follow the instructions of doctor regarding the dosage and duration.
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