express delivery
Express delivery to
Select Pincode
Search for Medicine and Healthcare items
Erytop Lotion 25ml
Erytop Lotion 25ml
Erytop Lotion 25ml
Erytop Lotion 25ml

Erytop Lotion 25ml

25ml Lotion in Bottle
MRP 131.70
14% OFF
Inclusive of all taxes
This product is discontinued
7 days return policyRead More
All the Products are packed and stored Safely

Erytop 3 % Description

Erytop lotion is a topical antibiotic used to treat acne. It contains clindamycin which helps to inhibit the growth of acne-causing bacteria. Erytop is meant only for external applications and should

be applied 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.


Product Summary

Offer Price₹113.26
You Save₹18.44 (14% on MRP)
ContainsClindamycin(3.0 %)
Side effectsSkin dryness, irritation
Check more medicines with composition as Clindamycin(3.0 %)

Uses of Erytop 3 %

Erytop lotion is used for the treatment of acne.

Contraindications of Erytop 3 %

  • If you are allergic to clindamycin or other ingredients present along with Erytop lotion.
  • 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 Erytop 3 %

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

Precautions and Warnings of Erytop 3 %



Can I use Erytop lotion during pregnancy?
Use the Erytop lotion only when prescribed by your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Can I use Erytop lotion while breastfeeding?
Erytop lotion 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 Erytop lotion?
Erytop lotion does not affect the driving ability. So, you may drive while using the medicine.


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

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are already using products to treat acne.
  • Avoid applying Erytop lotion 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 Erytop 3 %

How Does It Work?

Erytop lotion 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...
Read more

Directions for Use of Erytop 3 %

  • Use the Erytop lotion 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 Erytop lotion 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 Erytop 3 %

Interactions with other medicines

  • Erytop lotion 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...
    Read more
  • Inform the doctor about the medicines, supplements or herbals you are taking or might take to avoid possible interaction.

Storage and disposal of Erytop 3 %

  • Store Erytop lotion 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 Erytop 3 %


As the Erytop lotion 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 ...
Read more

Missed a Dose

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

Content Details


Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: What precautions do I need to take before applying Erytop lotion?

  • 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 Erytop lotion?

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 Erytop lotion in the freezer?

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

Q: Can I apply Erytop lotion in an excess amount for fast healing?

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

Q: Is Erytop lotion good for acne?

A: Yes, Erytop lotion is a topical antibiotic used to treat bacterial skin infections like acne or pimples.

Q: What are the ingredients present in Erytop lotion?

A: The active ingredient present in Erytop lotion is clindamycin that helps to inhibit the growth of acne-causing bacteria.

Q: When do you use Erytop lotion?

A: Erytop lotion is usually prescribed for the treatment of acne.

Q: Can I use Erytop lotion for pimples?

A: Yes, you can use Erytop lotion on pimples, but only after the doctor's advice. It is prescribed to treat the skin problem that you showed to your doctor. Do not self-medicate.

Q: Can we use Erytop on the face?

A: Your face is an area where the skin is very delicate and thin. Therefore, you should always consult your doctor before using Erytop lotion directly on your face. Moreover, it contains a steroid that can cause thinning of the skin.
Product Details
Country of Origin
Expires on or After
Last Updated on: 15 Apr 2022 | 07:03 PM (IST)
The information provided herein is supplied to the best of our abilities to make it accurate and reliable as it is published after a review by a team of professionals. This information is solely intended to provide a general overview on the product and must be used for informational purposes only. You should not use the information provided herein to diagnose, prevent, or cure a health problem. Nothing contained on this page is intended to create a doctor-patient relationship, replace or be a substitute for a registered medical practitioner's medical treatment/advice or consultation. The absence of any information or warning to any medicine shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance. We highly recommend that you consult your registered medical practitioner for all queries or doubts related to your medical condition. You hereby agree that you shall not make any health or medical-related decision based in whole or in part on anything contained in the Site. Please click here for detailed T&C.
Our Payment Partners