WHAT CLINKA N IS USED FOR?
It is used to treat
Mild to moderate acne (spots)
WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS:
TALK TO YOUR DOCTOR
Talk to your doctor before using CLINKA N, if you:
Are allergic (hypersensitive) to the active substance Clindamycin phosphate, Nicotinamide or any of the other ingredients
PREGNANCY AND BREAST-FEEDING
If you are pregnant or breast-feeding, think you may be pregnant or planning to have baby, ask your doctor for advice before taking this medicine
CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS
it should not be used by children under the age of 12 years
DRIVING AND USING MACHINES
it does not affect the ability to drive or opertaing machines
Tell your healthcare provider if you are using any other topical preparations such as cream, ointment, gel
DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
Always apply this medicine exactly as your doctor has told you
It is intended for use on the skin
You should use CLINKA N once a day. Wash as normal, rinse well and pat your skin dry
Apply a small amount of medicine in a thin layer to the whole of the area where you usually get the spots
It is important to replace the cap after you have used CLINKA N
If you use more CLINKA N
If you use too much CLINKA N, just wash your treated skin with plenty of water. Contact your doctor or your local hospital
If you forget to use CLINKA N
Use it as soon as you remember and then continue to use as your doctor has told you
Do not apply a double dose to make up for a forgotten application
If you stop using CLINKA N
Do not stop taking CLINKA N unless your doctor tells you to
SIDE EFFECTS OF CLINKA N:
Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.
Redness of the skin
Skin burning or itchy skin
Irritation around eyes
Worsening of acne
Very occasionally, allergic reactions such as itching (pruritus), redness (erythema), swelling or burning sensations can occur
Keep out of reach of children
Store at room temperature (15-25°C)
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date.
it is a combination medicine that is used to treats acne. It minimizes excessive oil production, thus reduces inflammation.
It also prevents the growth of the microorganisms that cause acne. This also helps to prevent pimples, blackheads, and whiteheads on the skin.
it is only meant for external use and should be used as advised by your doctor.
A thin layer of the medicine should be applied only to the affected areas of the skin with clean and dry hands.
Wash your hands before and after applying the medicine. If it gets into your eyes, nose, mouth, or vagina rinse with water.
It may take several days to weeks for your symptoms to improve, but you should keep using this medicine regularly.
The course of the treatment should be completed to ensure better efficacy of the medicine.
If your condition does not improve or gets worse, you should talk to your doctor.
This is usually a safe medicine, however, it may cause dryness, peeling, redness, and burning sensation at the application site.
These side effects are usually mild and self-limiting. Most of these side effects can be prevented by using a skin moisturizer and drinking plenty of water.
Serious side effects are rare. You must consult the doctor if you experience any allergic reaction (rashes, itching, swelling, shortness of breath, etc.).
Before using this medicine, it is important to tell your doctor if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines for the same disease or other diseases.
Pregnant and breastfeeding women should use this medicine with proper consultation and caution.
If you are a known allergic to the medicine, you must refrain from using this medicine and consult your doctor.
During the course of the treatment, do not touch, prick or scratch the infected skin areas as this may worsen or spread the acne.
Avoid unnecessary sun exposure and use a sunscreen before stepping out in the sun. It is also advised, not to receive any cosmetic procedures without asking your doctor.
Treatment of Acne
In Treatment of Acne
it is a combination medicine that helps treat acne (commonly called pimples) by reducing the production of excessive oil in the skin that causes acne. This also kills acne-causing bacteria and prevents spots or pimples from appearing. It usually takes a few weeks to have a noticeable effect so keep using it even if it appears not to be working. Sometimes acne may get worse before it gets better, however, with proper use, your skin will get clearer. The earlier you start using it, the less likely you are to get scars. This medicine will help improve your mood and uplift your confidence as your skin becomes acne-free.
SIDE EFFECTS OF CLINKA-N GEL
Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them
Common side effects of Clinka-N
- Skin peeling
- Dry skin
- Erythema (skin redness)
- Burning sensation at the site of application
HOW TO USE?
This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and apply the gel. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.
Clinka-N Gel is a combination of two medicines: Clindamycin and Nicotinamide, which treats pimples (acne). Clindamycin is an antibiotic which works by penetrating into the skin and killing acne-causing bacteria. Nicotinamide is a form of vitamin B. It exerts anti-inflammatory effects when applied to the skin and reduces swelling, redness and tenderness associated with acne.