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Clindamycin Phosphate And Benzoyl Peroxide Gel
BPO is an old antibiotic that acne bacteria seem to have no resistance to. It may dry the skin but has a long track record (think Clearasil)
Clindamycin is an antibiotic that helps kill P acne bacteria, it dosent get everywhere so by applying it directly to t e acne you can deliver the drug to the area of need. ...Read more
Part of the lincoside family. It has good gram positive an anaerobic coverage, but its association with the development of clostridium difficile infection has limited its use. It is used in certain drug allergy situations where staph, strep, pneumococcal, and anaerobic organisms. Its use in MRSA infections is spotty. It is a bacteriostatic drug that works ...Read more
Can I put on Shea butter after putting on clindamycin phosphate and benzoyl peroxide gel? Prescripted from the dr.? What order and how long between.
I suggest: Calling the doctor's office. Often the nursing staff can give you instructions. ...Read more
Morning and night: It is usually recommended to use it in the morning and in the evening, preferably at the same time each day. Wash face w/ warm water and gently pat dry. Apply a thin layer using ur fingertips. If there is white residue on your skin, used too much (less next time). After use, wash your hands. ...Read more
Can I put on lotion after putting on clindamycin phosphate and benzoyl peroxide gel? Prescripted from the doctors. Because it dries out my skin.
Can I use lotion after putting on clindamycin phosphate and benzoyl peroxide gel prescribed from doctors. What are some examples of lotion I can use?
Moisturizers & acne: If facial skin is overly dry from acne medications, a couple of things can be changed prior to considering using a moisturizer. First make sure you wash with a mild cleanser. Also make sure the skin is dry prior to applying acne medications, as they can irritate damp or wet skin. If the skin is still dry and your acne meds are working well for you, try an oil-free non-comedogenic facial lotion. ...Read more
What can I do to get rid of acne that it isn't going away, even after using can you use clindamycin phosphate and benzoyl peroxide gel?
Due to change of insurance, I can no longer afford clindamycin phosphate benzoyl peroxide gel and tretinoin cream. Is there is any compatible OCTs?
Acne: You can try Benzoyl Peroxide which is available over the counter. Two strengths are available - 5% and 10%. It comes as a face wash and topical cream. It may show effects in about 4-6 weeks, If the acne has pustular appearance then you may tray oral antibiotic as well which again is a prescription only. ...Read more
Do you put this (clindamycin phosphate gel) on after washing you face? And I also got the gel benzoyl peroxide 5% which of them do I put on first?
How to reduce side effects of benzoyl peroxide facewash 4% benzoyl and clindamycin phosphate gel usp. Used together?
Use less: Maybe use each one every other night ; use a moisturizer in the morning. ...Read more
Do you apply clindamycin phosphate gel USP 1% after washing your face or do you apply benzoyl peroxide befor that one or do you mix them?
Either way: Doesn't matter too much. You could either mix the two of them together in your hand and then apply them, or apply one and then the other. Whichever you prefer. ...Read more
Is 1% cleocin (clindamycin phosphate) gel effective for treating acne? And should I apply it before or after applying benzoyl peroxide?
Hi doctor. I have acne scars on my face, some severe and some moderate. I am using adapalene and clindamycin phosphate gel and benzoyl peroxide as fac?
Used clindamycin phosphate and benzoyl peroxide medicine from doctors until expiration date leaves face red, how to make this go away?
Stop the meds: This is a side effect possibly of both. It could also be aggrivated by the sun. ...Read more
Clindamycin and benz: Yes both can be used.Get a more detailed answer ›
Doctor prescribed Clindamycin phosphate lotion to apply on ance but read benzoyl peroxide is good to treat acne. What's difference between these 2 meds?
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