Clinex Lotion: Acne vulgaris: Clinex Lotion is indicated in the treatment of acne vulgaris which are characterized by inflammatory lesions such as papules and pustules. Skin infection: Clinex Lotion is used in the topical treatment of erythrasma, rosacea, periorificial dermatitis, folliculitis, stasis, chronic lymphaedema and familial pemphigus. Clinex Lotion is also used in the treatment of dermal ulcers.
Staphylococcus aureus (methicillin-susceptible strains), Streptococcus pneumoniae (penicillin-susceptible strains), Streptococcus pyogenes, Staphylococcus epidermidis (methicillin-susceptible strains), Streptococcus agalactiae, Streptococcus anginosus, Streptococcus oralis, Streptococcus mitis
Gram-positive & gram-negative anaerobes
Prevotella melaninogenica, Fusobacterium necrophorum, Fusobacterium nucleatum, Peptostreptococcus anaerobius, Clostridium perfringens, Prevotella intermedia, Prevotella bivia, Propionibacterium acnes, Micromonas (“Peptostreptococcus”) micros, Finegoldia (“Peptostreptococcus”) magna, Actinomyces israelii, Clostridium clostridioforme, Eubacterium lentum
Dosage & Administration
Clinex Lotion:Cleanse the face or affected area gently with warm water or soap as recommended by the physician. After the skin is dried, apply a thin film of Clinex lotion to the affected areas twice daily, in the morning and in the evening. Do not wash within three hours after using lotion. The treatment period is usually 6 weeks or as advised by the physician.
Patient information for Clinex Lotion:
1.This medication is to be used as directed by physician. It is for external use only.
2.Avoid contact with eyes, nose, mouth and other mucous membranes.
3.Wash hands immediately after use.
4.Patients should report any sign of local adverse reactions or abdominal pain or diarrhoea to the physician.
Pregnancy & Lactation
Lactation: Clindamycin has been reported to appear in breast milk. Therefore, it is not recommended for nursing mothers if not clearly needed.