DALACIN VAGINAL CREAM; clindamycin, antibacterials .
ACTIVE-INGREDIENT OF DALACIN VAGINAL CREAM
Clindamycin phosphate equivalent to 2% clindamycin.
INDICATION OF DALACIN VAGINAL CREAM
Treatment of bacterial vaginosis (formerly refereed to as Haemophilus vaginitis, Gardnerella vaginitis, nonspecific vaginitis, Corynebacterium vaginitis, or anaerobic vaginitis). Other pathogens commonly associated with vulvovaginitis, Trichomonas vaginatis and Candida albicans, infections with Chlamydia trachomatis and gonococcal infections should be ruled out beforehand by appropriate laboratory methods. Like other antibiotics, information regarding the prevention of local resistance as well as the official recommendations regarding prescription of antibiotics must be reviewed before prescribing clindamycin.
DOSAGE OF DALACIN VAGINAL CREAM
Follow all directions given to you by your pharmacist or doctor carefully . They may differ from the information contained in this leaflet
Ask your pharmacist or doctor for help if you do not understand the instructions on the box .
The recommended dose is : –
Posology : Inject into the vagina one applicalor full (approximately 5 grams) of cream per day for 7 consecutive days at bedtime. Push softly at the bottom of the tube in order to fill the applicator with cream until you experience resistance; the plunger is now pushed out of the appliator for the greater part; unscrew the applicator; close the tube. Method of administration: While the patient is lying on her back, insert the applicator deeply into the vagina and inject the cream. Dispose of the applicator after use.
OVER-DOSAGE OF DALACIN VAGINAL CREAM
There are no reports of overdose with clindamycin. Vaginally applied clindamycin phosphate contained in Dalacin Vaginal can be absorbed in sufficient amounts to produce systemic effects. In the event of overdosage, general symptomatic and supportive measures are indicated as required. Accidental oral intake can be lead to effects comarable with those of therapeutic concentrations of orally administered
CONTRA-INDICATION OF DALACIN VAGINAL CREAM
Hypersensitivity to the active substance clindamycin, to lincomycin, to any other related substance or to any of the excipients listed in section 6.1. Clindamycin is also contraindicated in individuals with a history of antibiotic-associated colitis.
STORAGE OF DALACIN VAGINAL CREAM
Keep out of the sight and reach of children. For storage conditions: Please look at the outer label.
PACK OF DALACIN VAGINAL CREAM
A 16.5 gram tube, accompained by 3 dispossable applicators and an inner leaflet.
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