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CLEOCIN T
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Drug Name:

CLEOCIN T Rx

Generic Name and Formulations:
Clindamycin (as phosphate) 1%; soln+; pads+; lotion; gel; +contains isopropyl alcohol 50%.

Company:
Pfizer Inc.



Therapeutic Use:

Indications for CLEOCIN T:

Acne vulgaris.

Adult Dose for CLEOCIN T:

Apply thin film twice daily.

Children's Dose for CLEOCIN T:

Not recommended.

Pharmacological Class:

Lincosamide antibiotic.

Contraindications:

History of regional enteritis, ulcerative or antibiotic-associated colitis.

Warnings/Precautions:

Avoid eyes, mouth, abraded skin, mucous membranes. Atopic patients. Discontinue if significant diarrhea occurs. Pregnancy (Cat.B). Nursing mothers: not recommended.

Interactions:

May potentiate neuromuscular blocking agents. May antagonize erythromycin.

Adverse Reactions:

Dryness, oily skin, burning, erythema, abdominal pain, gram (–) folliculitus, stinging eyes; rare: diarrhea, colitis.

How Supplied:

Soln—30mL, 60mL; Pledgets—60; Lotion—60mL; Gel—30g, 60g


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