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Zyclin 1% w/w Nano Gel

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Composition for Zyclin 1% w/w Nano Gel

Primary uses of Zyclin 1% w/w Nano Gel

15 gm in 1 tube

Medicine Overview of Zyclin Gel


Uses of Zyclin Gel

Zyclin 1% w/w Nano Gel is used in the treatment of acne.

How to use Zyclin Gel

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 Zyclin Gel works

Zyclin 1% w/w Nano Gel is an antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, which are required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

In Depth Information on Zyclin Gel

Expert advice for Zyclin Gel

  • 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).
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Zyclin Gel related warnings
Special precautions for Zyclin Gel
No interaction found
Zyclin 1% w/w Nano Gel 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.
Zyclin 1% w/w Nano Gel is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Zyclin 1% w/w Nano Gel does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Zyclin 1% w/w Nano Gel is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Zyclin 1% w/w Nano Gel may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Zyclin 1% w/w Nano Gel in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

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Frequently asked questions about Zyclin Gel

Frequently asked questions about 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.

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