Clindac A 1% Gel

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 10:38 am

Clindac A 1% Gel

Uses of Clindac A 1% Gel

Clindac A 1% Gel is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Bacterial Infections, Acne

Side effects of Clindac A 1% Gel

The most common side effects of Clindac A 1% Gel are – Oily skin, Stomach upset, Burning, Itching, Skin redness

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Clindac A 1% Gel

Do not use Clindac A 1% Gel if you are allergic to – Clindamycin Topical

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Clindac A 1% Gel.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Clindac A 1% Gel works

Clindac A 1% Gel contains – Clindamycin Topical

Clindamycin Topical inhibits bacterial protein synthesis by binding to the 50S subunit of the ribosome.

Dosage of Clindac A 1% Gel

The dosage of Clindac A 1% Gel depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Clindac A 1% Gel

If you forget to take a dose of Clindac A 1% Gel, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

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Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Zyclin 1% w/w Nano Gel  ( Zydus Cadila )

163.80  15gm Tube Tablets Strip


Drug :- Erythromycin: May block access of clindamycin to its site of action. Avoid using together.

Neuromuscular blockers: May increase neuromuscular blockade. Monitor patient closely.

Paclitaxel: May increase paclitaxel effects. Observe patient for toxicity.

Food :- Diet foods with sodium cyclamate: May decrease drug level. Discourage patient from eating these foods.

About Reviewer

Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.