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Nioclean AD Gel

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Product introduction

Nioclean AD Gel is a combination of two medicines that effectively treats acne. It minimizes oil production and helps to reduce inflammation. It also kills acne-causing microorganisms and prevents infection. This helps to prevent pimples, blackheads, and whiteheads on the skin.

Nioclean AD Gel is only meant for external use and should be used as advised by your doctor.  You should normally wash and dry the affected area before applying a thin layer of the medicine. It should not be applied to broken or damaged skin. Avoid any contact with your eyes, nose, or mouth. Rinse it off with water if you accidentally get it in these areas. It may take several weeks for your symptoms to improve, but you should keep using this medicine regularly. Do not stop using it as soon as your acne starts to get better. Ask your doctor when you should stop treatment.

Side effects like minor itching, burning, or redness of the skin and oily skin may be seen in some people. These are usually temporary and resolve on their own. Consult your doctor if they bother you or do not go away. 

Inform your doctor if you have any problems with your bowels (intestines), or if you are using any other medicines to treat skin conditions. Consult your doctor about using this medicine if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Uses of Nioclean AD Gel

Benefits of Nioclean AD Gel

In Treatment of Acne

Nioclean AD Gel is a combination medicine that helps treat acne (commonly called pimples) by reducing the production of sebum (a natural substance) that causes acne. This kills acne-causing bacteria and prevents spots or pimples from appearing. It usually takes a few weeks to have a noticeable effect so keep using it even if it appears not to be working. Sometimes acne may get worse before it gets better, however, with proper use, your skin will get clearer. The earlier you start using it, the less likely you are to get scars. This medicine will help improve your mood and uplift your confidence as your skin becomes acne-free. It should not be used if you have eczema or sunburned skin.

Side effects of Nioclean AD Gel

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Nioclean AD

  • Skin peeling
  • Erythema (skin redness)
  • Itching
  • Dry skin
  • Burning sensation at the site of application

How to use Nioclean AD Gel

This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and apply the gel. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.

How Nioclean AD Gel works

Nioclean AD Gel is a combination of two medicines: Adapalene and Clindamycin, which treats pimples (acne). Adapalene is a form of vitamin A which prevents accumulation of the sebum (skin’s natural oil), unblocks the pores and allows natural exfoliation of the outer layers of skin. Clindamycin is an antibiotic which works by penetrating into the skin and killing acne-causing bacteria.

Safety advice

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Nioclean AD Gel may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breast feeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Nioclean AD Gel is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
No interaction found/established
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

What if you forget to take Nioclean AD Gel?

If you miss a dose of Nioclean AD Gel, apply 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.

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Quick tips

  • Apply it as a thin layer onto clean, dry, unbroken skin affected by acne.
  • Avoid getting it in your eyes or mouth. If this happens, rinse with water immediately.
  • Do not apply to broken, sunburnt or sensitive areas of skin. Inform your doctor if you notice unusual dryness, redness, and peeling of the skin.
  • It makes your skin more sensitive toward sunlight. Apply sunscreen or wear protective clothing while stepping out.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy or breastfeeding.

Fact Box

Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
DERMA

Patient concerns

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I have too many pimples on my face and my back. My doctor has recommended me a medicine named Nioclean ad gel but it causes irritation and dryness of skin. What should I do?
Dr. Banashree Majumdar
Dermatology
I can understand your problem, but you need to understand that getting acne at this age is common, you should not use any product from outside particularly the oily one. Apply Clindac A gel twice daily and Cetaphil cleansing lotion for oily skin.
i m suffering from pimples and dark spots i have visited so many doctors one of them referred me sebamed moisturer,nioclean gel,cutilyt total 30 mg.but my problem didn't solve for along time the problem has occured again.im having an event in 5 days will my darkspot fade away using cutilyt total
Dr. Souvik Sardar
Dermatology
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FAQs

Q. Can I use Nioclean AD Gel as a spot treatment (for single pimple)?

It is not a spot treatment and should not be used to treat a single pimple. Nioclean AD Gel should be applied to the entire face. Using it everyday can treat your acne.

Q. How long does Nioclean AD Gel take to work?

It may take up to 2-3 weeks before your symptoms improve. Nioclean AD Gel may take some time to deliver significant results. Use the medicine as directed and let your doctor know if your symptoms do not improve or get worse.

Q. Will Nioclean AD Gel be more effective if I overuse it?

No, do not overuse Nioclean AD Gel. It can cause over-absorption of the medicine into the body and cause severe diarrhea. If you are experiencing increased severity of your symptoms, please consult your doctor for re-evaluation.

Q. What precautions I need to follow while using Nioclean AD Gel?

You need to be cautious while applying Nioclean AD Gel. Avoid contact with the eyes, lips, angles of the nose, and inside of the mouth. This medication should not be applied to cuts, abrasions, inflamed or reddened skin, and sunburned skin. Wax epilation should not be performed on treated skin, as it may cause skin erosions.

Q. Is it safe to undergo cosmetic procedure while using Nioclean AD Gel?

It is advisable not to undergo cosmetic procedures while using Nioclean AD Gel. As, the cosmetic products with an abrasive, drying, or peeling action may cause an increased irritant effect. Consult your doctor if you are not sure.

Q. What should I avoid while using Nioclean AD Gel?

Nioclean AD Gel makes skin sensitive, so you should avoid spending time in sunlight. If you have to be in sunlight, you should wear sunscreen and wear a hat and clothes that cover the areas treated with Nioclean AD Gel. You should avoid weather extremes such as wind and cold, as this may irritate your skin. Some skin products, such as harsh soaps, astringents, cosmetics that have strong skin-drying effects, should be avoided. In addition, products containing high levels of alcohol should be avoided, as they may further dry or irritate your skin.

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References

  1. Adapalene. Watford, Hertfordshire: Galderma (U.K) Ltd.; 1998 [revised May 2018]. [Accessed 29 Jan. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. MedlinePlus. Clindamycin. [Accessed 25 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Adapalene. Quebec, Canada: Galderma Production Canada Inc.; 2007. [Accessed 03 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  4. Mayo Clinic. Clindamycin. [Accessed 25 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link

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