Clindamycin + Clotrimazole

Information about Clindamycin + Clotrimazole

Clindamycin + Clotrimazole Uses

Clindamycin+Clotrimazole is used for syndromic treatment of vaginal discharge.

How Clindamycin + Clotrimazole works

Clindamycin + Clotrimazole is a combination of two medicines: Clindamycin and Clotrimazole. Clindamycin is an antibiotic which stops bacterial growth by preventing the synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions. Clotrimazole is an antifungal which stops the growth of fungi by preventing them from making their protective covering. Together, they treat your infection effectively.

Common side effects of Clindamycin + Clotrimazole

Vaginal burning sensation, Irritation, Itching
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Expert advice for Clindamycin + Clotrimazole

  • Clindamycin + Clotrimazole is inserted into the vagina using an applicator, usually at night before going to bed.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
  • Avoid contact with your eyes. If accidental exposure occurs, rinse immediately with plenty of water.
  • It may cause minor burning, stinging, or irritation when applied. Inform your doctor if this does not go away.
  • It can damage condoms and diaphragms and make them ineffective at preventing pregnancy. Ask your doctor about other suitable methods of preventing pregnancy.
  • Inform your doctor if your symptoms do not get improved within 3 days of taking the medicine.

Frequently asked questions for Clindamycin + Clotrimazole

Clindamycin + Clotrimazole

Q. What if I don't get better after using Clindamycin+Clotrimazole?

Inform your doctor if you don't feel better after finishing the full course of treatment. Also, inform him if your symptoms are getting worse while using this medicine.

Q. Can I stop taking Clindamycin+Clotrimazole when I feel better?

No, do not stop taking Clindamycin+Clotrimazole and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.

Q. What are the instructions for storage and disposal of Clindamycin+Clotrimazole?

Keep this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.


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