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Composition FOR RETINO AC

Clindamycin Topical(1%),Tretinoin Topical(0.025%)

food interaction for RETINO AC

alcohol interaction for RETINO AC

pregnancy interaction for RETINO AC

lactation interaction for RETINO AC

medicine interaction for RETINO AC

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
medicine
No interaction found
No interaction found
Retino ac 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Retino ac gel is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
SAFE
No interaction found

SALT INFORMATION FOR RETINO AC

Clindamycin Topical(1%)

Uses

Clindamycin Topical is used in the treatment of acne (pimples)

How it 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.

Common side effects

Vaginal inflammation, Vulvovaginal discomfort
Tretinoin Topical(0.025%)

Uses

Tretinoin Topical is used in the treatment of acne (pimples)

How it works

Tretinoin Topical works by slowing the production of certain natural substances that can cause acne.

Common side effects

COMMON DOSAGE FOR RETINO AC GEL

Patients taking RETINO AC GEL

  • 71%
    Once A Day
  • 13%
    Thrice A week
  • 12%
    Twice A Day
  • 3%
    Alternate Day
  • 1%
    Twice A Week

SUBSTITUTES FOR RETINO AC

No substitutes found

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Expert advice FOR RETINO AC

  • 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).

Frequently asked questions FOR RETINO AC

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.

Tretinoin Topical

Q.

Is tretinoin topical a steroid/ retin a/ retin a/ a retinoid/retinol?
Tretinoin topical is not a steroid. It is a form of vitamin A (Retin-A) and belongs to a group of medications called as ‘retinoids'. Tretinoin and retinol are similar but tretinoin tends to be a bit more aggressive than retinol which is a bit more suitable for those with sensitive skin

Q.

Is tretinoin cream safe?
Tretinoin is safe if taken at recommended doses and duration. The gel form should be used with extreme caution in children younger than 12 years

Q.

Does tretinoin cream work/ is tretinoin cream good for acne/acne scars/lighten skin/thin the skin/work on wrinkles/fade dark spots/clog pores/cause breakouts?
Tretinoin cream works effectively in most of the patients. It is useful for treating most of the skin related issue like acne, acne scars, skin lightening, removing wrinkles, fade dark spots, clog pores, etc. It does not cause breakouts but helps the skin in healing it

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Q.

Is tretinoin available over the counter?
It is available only as per doctor's prescription.

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Content on this page was last updated on 03 February, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)