We want to make sure you fully understand your treatment. Below outlines the directions, benefits, expectations, and risks with Clindamycin.
Clindamycin is a topical antibiotic that kills acne-causing bacteria and decreases inflammation in the skin, thereby effectively treating acne.
This medication very rarely can cause severe allergic reactions in some patients. Stop using it and seek emergency help if you experience severe swelling, shortness of breath, or severe diarrhea.
If you become pregnant while taking this medication, discontinue use immediately and message your doctor for an alternative.