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Generic Name and Formulations:
Clindamycin (as phosphate) 1%; pledgets; contains isopropyl alcohol 52%.

Stiefel Laboratories, Inc.

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for CLINDETS:

Acne vulgaris.


Apply thin film twice daily.


Not recommended.


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


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


May potentiate neuromuscular blocking agents. May antagonize erythromycin.

Pharmacological Class:

Lincosamide antibiotic.

Adverse Reactions:

Dryness, burning, itching, erythema, oily skin, peeling; rare: diarrhea, colitis.

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