Cleocin Vaginal Cream (Clindamycin)
What is Cleocin Vaginal Cream (Clindamycin) used for?
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Cleocin Vaginal Cream (Clindamycin) is a topical cream prescribed to treat bacterial infections of the vagina (bacterial vaginosis). It is an antibiotic medication that operates by preventing the growth and reproduction of bacteria cells allowing the immune system to destroy them naturally. Your physician may also prescribe it to treat other unlisted conditions.
How should I use Cleocin Vaginal Cream (Clindamycin)?
Follow your physician's directions for using Cleocin Vaginal Cream (Clindamycin) to get the safest and most effective results from treatment. Your dosage and frequency of application will be determined by your physician according to the severity of your symptoms and your current health condition. The medication should be administered directly into the vagina using the included applicator. Thoroughly wash your hands after each application to prevent the cream from contacting any areas not being treated. Never stop using the medication prior to being instructed to do so as the infection may not be completely destroyed and can return stronger or more resistant to treatment. Ask your physician if you have any questions about the medicine to ensure the correct usage.
What are the side effects of Cleocin Vaginal Cream (Clindamycin)?
Some patients using Cleocin Vaginal Cream (Clindamycin) have reported experiencing side effects including:
Inform your physician if these symptoms become severe or if more serious side effects occur such as faintness, severe rash, watery diarrhea, a severe skin reaction, or difficulty breathing. These conditions may require emergency medical assistance or adjustments to your dosage to prevent further health problems.
Cleocin Vaginal Cream (Clindamycin) is only meant to be applied vaginally and should not be used to treat patients who are men or who have ulcerative colitis.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Cleocin Vaginal Cream (Clindamycin). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have an allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.