Clinsol Gel is an antibiotic used to treat a numerous bacterial infections like pneumonia, strep throat, pelvic inflammatory disease, middle ear infections, bone or join infections, endocarditis among others. Categories Clinsol Gel belongs to a lincosamide class of antibiotics and works by blocking bacteria from synthesising protein. This drug should be used to treat bacterial infections only and not against viruses, such as for common cold or flu.
USES OF CLINSOL GEL
Clinsol Gel is used in the treatment of acne.
CLINSOL GEL SIDE EFFECTS
Dry skin, Redness of skin, Skin peeling, Burning sensation at the site of application.
HOW TO USE CLINSOL 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 CLINSOL GEL WORKS
Clinsol Gel is a combination of two medicines: Clindamycin Topical and Nicotinamide which treat pimples (acne). Clindamycin Topical is an antibiotic which works by penetrating into the skin and killing acne-causing bacteria. Nicotinamide is a form of vitamin B. It exerts anti-inflammatory effects when applied to the skin and reduces swelling, redness and tenderness associated with acne.
In Depth Information on Clinsol Gel
CLINSOL GEL RELATED WARNINGS
SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS FOR CLINSOL GEL
No interaction found
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Clinsol Gel is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Clinsol Gel does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Clinsol Gel is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Clinsol Gel may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Clinsol Gel should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Clinsol Gel may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Clinsol Gel is not recommended in patients with active liver disease.
Avoid if you have a known allergy to Clinsol Gel or any other lincosamide.