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Clincitop Gel 20gm
Clincitop Gel 20gm
Clincitop Gel 20gm
Clincitop Gel 20gm
Clincitop Gel 20gm
Clincitop Gel 20gm
Clincitop Gel 20gm
Clincitop Gel 20gm
Clincitop Gel 20gm

Clincitop Gel 20gm

20g Gel in Tube
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Clincitop 1 % Description

Clincitop gel is a topical antibiotic used to treat acne. It contains clindamycin that helps to inhibit the growth of acne-causing bacteria. It is meant only for external application and should be ap

plied exactly as recommended by your doctor. You may experience some application site reactions as side effects, but they normally fade away with time. Please report to your doctor if you notice the side effects persist or worsen.


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ContainsClindamycin(1.0 %)
Side effectsSkin dryness, irritation
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Uses of Clincitop 1 %

Clincitop gel is used for the treatment of acne.

Contraindications of Clincitop 1 %

  • If you are allergic to clindamycin or other ingredients present along with Clincitop gel.
  • You may have a digestive disorder like inflammation of the inner lining of the intestine (colitis) or have a history of antibiotic-associated colitis.

Side effects of Clincitop 1 %

  • Skin dryness
  • Irritation
  • Urge to scratch
  • Skin oiliness

Precautions and Warnings of Clincitop 1 %



Can I use Clincitop gel during pregnancy?
Use the Clincitop gel only when prescribed by your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Can I use Clincitop gel while breastfeeding?
Clincitop gel needs to be applied to the skin and it is unlikely to pass into the breastmilk. It should not be applied to the breast or areas near the breast of breastfeeding mothers as there are chances of ingestion of the cream/lotion by a breastfed infant. Avoid using on areas of skin or for a prolonged period.


Can I drive if I have applied Clincitop gel?
Clincitop gel does not affect the driving ability. So, you may drive while using the medicine.


Can I consume alcohol during the treatment with Clincitop gel?
There is no direct interaction between alcohol and Clincitop gel. Please contact your doctor.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are already using products to treat acne.
  • Avoid applying Clincitop gel on the eyes, mouth and cuts or wounds on the skin, as caution should be exercised while applying medication around these areas.
  • You may have a genetic tendency to develop allergic diseases like rhinitis, asthma, etc., as caution is advised for such patients.
  • You may experience burning or irritation on the skin. The doctor may suggest discontinuing the treatment.

Mode of Action of Clincitop 1 %

How Does It Work?

Clincitop gel contain clindamycin as the active ingredient. Clindamycin inhibits bacterial protein synthesis, which is required by bacteria to grow and function. It inhibits the growth of bacteria and...
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Directions for Use of Clincitop 1 %

  • Use the Clincitop gel as directed by your doctor.
  • It is meant for external use only.
  • Apply a thin layer of this gel and rub it gently and well.
  • Apply it on a healthy skin surface free from cuts and wounds.
  • Do not apply the medicine to windburned or sunburned skin.
  • Do not use the medicine in or around the eyes, lips or inside of the nose.
  • Wash your hands before and after using the Clincitop gel unless your hands are the area to be treated.
  • In case your eyes come in contact with this gel rinse your eyes with clean water immediately.

Interactions of Clincitop 1 %

Interactions with other medicines

  • Clincitop gel is meant for local application on the skin and thus is less likely to interact with other medicines taken orally. It may interact with other topically applied medicines. Inform the docto...
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  • Inform the doctor about the medicines, supplements or herbals you are taking or might take to avoid possible interaction.

Storage and disposal of Clincitop 1 %

  • Store Clincitop gel at a cool and dry place away from direct sunlight and moisture.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
  • Discard unused medicine properly.

Dosage of Clincitop 1 %


As the Clincitop gel is meant for external application cases of an overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital. If you have ...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed applying the Clincitop gel, apply it as soon as possible. Do not overapply this medicine just to compensate for the missed dose.

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Dr. Nikita Toshi

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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: What precautions do I need to take before applying Clincitop gel?

  • Do not use it for a longer duration than the doctor has suggested.
  • Avoid applying for medicine on windburned, sunburned skin or open wounds.
  • Do not use the medicine in or around the eye area, lips or inside of the nose.
  • Rub it gently and well.
  • Wash the hands after applying it.

Q: For how long do I need to apply Clincitop gel?

A: Keep using the medicine for the full time of treatment, even if the symptoms begin to clear up after a short time. If you stop using the medicine too soon, the acne may return or get worse.

Q: Can I put Clincitop gel in the freezer?

A: Avoid freezing it, as it may alter its efficacy. Store Clincitop gel at room temperature only.

Q: Can I apply Clincitop gel in an excess amount for fast healing?

A: No, if you use Clincitop gel more often than recommended or on large areas of the body, it causes you to develop severe side effects or allergic reactions.

Q: What is the composition of Clincitop gel?

A: The composition of Clincitop gel includes clindamycin, as its active ingredients.

Q: What is Clincitop gel used for?

A: Clincitop Gel is used for the treatment of acne.

Q: Can I use Clincitop gel for pimples?

A: Clincitop gel is prescribed to treat the skin problem that you showed to your doctor. Do not use this gel for any other skin condition other than what it is prescribed for. Refrain from self-medication.
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