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Clindamycin lotion

Clindamycin lotion

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What is Clindamycin lotion?

Clindamycin phosphate is a topical antibiotic that decreases the number of acne lesions, pimples, and comedones. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria that cause acne.

How to use Clindamycin phosphate Lotion

Clindamycin is super easy to use! Simply clean with a gentle soap the affected area by acne and make sure to completely dry it. Apply a small amount of the lotion on the treated area, rubbing it in gently on the skin before bedtime.

Clindamycin phosphate lotion dosage

Clindamycin phosphate lotion contains cetostearyl alcohol (2.5%); glycerin; glyceryl stearate SE (with potassium monostearate); isostearyl alcohol (2.5%); methylparaben (0.3%); sodium lauroyl sarcosinate; stearic acid; and purified water.

Clindamycin phosphate lotion Benefits

  • Treats Acne
  • Reduces Inflammation
  • Reduces Bacterial Growth
  • Helps prevent future eruptions

Clindamycin phosphate lotion side effects

The risks are very low, but some women have experienced unwanted side effects when using Clindamycin phosphate. Minor ones include skin dryness, itching, redness, mild burning, or worsening of acne. Those effects will decrease with continued use of the medication.

If you experience blistering, severe burning/swelling of the skin, eye redness, and watering (conjunctivitis), eyelid swelling, or skin discoloration, STOP the medication and tell your doctor immediately. Also, rarely this medication can cause discoloration of the skin. Dark-skinned people may notice a lightening in skin color in the area where you use this medication.

The chances of serious side effects are extremely unlikely, but STOP the medication and seek immediate medical attention (call 911 or go to the ER) if you experience any of the following symptoms: severe dizziness, rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), trouble breathing.

Frequently Asked Questions

WHAT IS CLINDAMYCIN LOTION USED FOR?

Clindamycin lotion is used to stop bacteria from growing and are prescribed to help treat mild to severe acne. It also helps with decreasing inflammation.

HOW MUCH IS CLINDAMYCIN LOTION?

If you use insurance, then the price will depend on your coverage. If you are paying out of pocket, the price is $55 for a tube.

HOW LONG DOES CLINDAMYCIN SIDE EFFECTS LAST?

If any side effect is experienced while using clindamycin lotion or gel, they should go away after stopping its use. Always contact your doctor if you experience any side effects. And call 911 or go to the ER if you experience any difficulty breathing, itchy rash, etc.

WHAT KIND OF INFECTIONS DOES CLINDAMYCIN TREAT?

Clindamycin topical lotion is used to stop bacteria from growing and is prescribed to help treat mild to severe acne. It also helps with decreasing inflammation.

Clindamycin by mouth or intravenously is also used to treat other infections in internal organs, female reproductive organs and lungs.

WHERE TO BUY CLINDAMYCIN PHOSPHATE TOPICAL LOTION?

You can get Clindamycin Phosphate Topical lotion pretty much at any pharmacy but you will need a prescription for it because it is only sold under prescription in the USA. Pandia Health’s expert Doctors are happy to help you get a prescription for the most suitable acne treatment for you.

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