Clindamycin & Adapalene Gel - The gel is the best agent for the treatment of acne, scars, and pimples. The medication belongs to a group of antibiotic medications known as lincomycin antibiotics. The gel is a combination medication generally used to treat inflamed acne. The antibiotic properties in the Clindamycin & Adapalene Gel work by preventing and stopping the growth of harmful bacteria. The gel helps in minimizing the formation of excessive natural oil which is known as sebum and reduces the inflammation caused due to acne. The gel medicine may take a few weeks to show its full effects, keep using it for as long as recommended by the doctor to see its best results.
Working Mechanism of Clindamycin & Adapalene Gel
The medication is composed of two medicines known Clindamycin and Adapalene. Adapalene 0.1% w/w helps to decrease the number of acne lesions. On the other hand, Clindamycin 1% w/w works as an antibiotic which helps to stop the growth process of anti-bacterial. Collectively, these medicines work together to prevent or slow down the growth of harmful bacteria and stop the growth of acne. The medicine is available in cream formation. The gel is highly recommended for the treatment of skin conditions such as acne and hasn't shown any significant side effects. However, consult your doctor if you do experience any unpleasant effects after applying the gel.
Wash the face with warm water and clean with a damp cloth. Now apply a thin layer of the medicine to the affected area. Use twice a day as the doctor prescribed. But make accurate consultation. Do not consume this medicine directly. May cause a serious problem. Please avoid medicine contact with your eyes, mouth, and an area of broken skin.
As stated earlier, the gel is entirely safe for application and hasn't shown any side effects so far whatsoever. But in some rare cases, some patients may experience a few unpleasant after-effects of the gel. The side effects are nothing to worry about and usually are very mild, temporary, and resolve on their own after some time. However, do seek medical attention if you feel that the side effects are staying for too long or bother you much.
Some of the common side effects of Clindamycin & Adapalene Gel may include:
Some of the precautions and warnings to keep in mind before using Clindamycin & Adapalene Gel are: