We want to make sure you fully understand your treatment. Below outlines the directions, benefits and risks with Clindamycin Body Formula.
Clindamycin is a topical antibiotic used to treat acne. It works by targeting breakout-causing bacteria and by decreasing inflammation in the skin.
Helpful tips: Dispense one pump onto your finger then dot the medication across the area before rubbing in to evenly distribute.
Alternatively, dispense 1-2 pumps into your palm and gently rub your hands together before applying.
One pump should be enough to cover the chest, whereas 2 pumps will be needed for the upper back or buttocks.
Use a moisturizer. You can apply a body lotion or moisturizer after the medication to prevent irritation.
Caution: This medication is generally well-tolerated, but possible side effects include redness, dryness, stinging, irritation and peeling.
Do not apply to sensitive sites such as within the anal or genital area.