Clindamycin Phosphate Gel
What is Clindamycin gel?
Clindamycin is an antibiotic of lincosamide group. It used externally for skin treatment like Pimple, Acne
What are the brand name of clindamycin?
Brand name given by the pharma company. Some brand name of Clindamycin are :
Acne Star gel
Clindac A gel
Besides these you will get by different name in your area ,states,country.
What are the use of Clindamycin?
Today we will discuss about the use of Clindamycin Phosphate Cream. It is mostly used for the treatment of acne. which is a major problem of adult and teenager.
Acne mainly appear on the skin. sometimes it may appear on chest or other part of the skin. We all are irritated with pimple. due to which our face become very bad. Skin become red and also pain on that site. Acne may be different types like black head ,white head. Besides these it’s used to cure all types of bacterial infection on the skin.
How to apply Clindamycin Phosphate gel?
First of all clean the infected area properly. and let’s dry it. Take a small dose of cream on finger. and apply on the infected skin with thin layer by massaging. Be away from direct sunlight after using clindamycin. You should apply twice in a day. Clindamycin start working after 2 or 6 weeks. and take 12 weeks to cure completely.
What are the mechanism of action of Clindamycin?
Clindamycin phosphate is an inactive form. which is converted into Clindamycin by hydrolysis. that has ability to kill bacteria. Clindamycin decrease the ribosomal level in the protein synthesis in the bacteria. due to which peptide chain is not formed. and bacteria died.
What are the side effect of Clindamycin gel?
As we know that every medicine have side effect. Some side effect are as follow:
Burning Sensation on the skin;
Besides these. if you faces any unwanted side effect. then stop using it. contact your doctor for suggestion and treatment.
What are the Warning and precaution while using Clindamycin?
-not use in site like cut skin;
-keep away from eyes,mouth;
-Avoid direct sunlight and hot temperature;