Generic Cleocin (Clindamycin)
Cleocin
Cleocin is used to treat serious infections caused by susceptible anaerobic bacteria such as streptococci, pneumococci, and staphylococci.
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150 mg x 30 pills
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150 mg x 60 pills
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150 mg x 90 pills
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150 mg x 120 pills
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150 mg x 180 pills
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150 mg x 240 pills
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150 mg x 360 pills
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300 mg x 30 pills
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300 mg x 90 pills
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300 mg x 120 pills
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300 mg x 180 pills
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300 mg x 240 pills
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Product Description
Common use

Cleocin kills sensitive bacteria by stopping the production of essential bacterial proteins after binding a bacterial ribosome. Cleocin is close by its qualities to Lincomycin. Lincosamides are usually used to treat staphylococci and streptococci. Cleocin is administered to treat protozoal diseases such as malaria, infections of respiratory system, skin and soft tissures, bones and joints, abdominal organs, and others. It does not treat meningitis.



Dosage and directions

Take orally four times a day with or without food with a full glass of water. Take Cleocin at evenly spaced intervals.



Precautions

This medication should be used only for treatment of serious bacterial infections due to its ability to cause severe and even fatal intestinal condition known as pseudomembranous colitis. This condition may appear during treatment or even weeks after treatment has stopped. So if you have persistent diarrhea, abdominal or stomach pain/cramping, or blood/mucus in your stool do not use anti-diarrhea drugs and inform your doctor about your condition.



Contraindications

Do not take this drug if you have antibiotic-associated colitis, Crohn disease, ulcerative colitis or meningitis, have allergy to Cleocin or Lincomycides. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding before to take this medication, have diarrhea, a history of liver problems or stomach or bowel problems.



Possible side effect

Mild diarrhea, nausea, vomiting or upset stomach may occur. If they become persist or become bothersome contact your doctor. Seek medical attention right away if you have serious signs of allergy (hives, itching, difficulty breathing, tightness in the chest, swelling of the mouth, face) or other side effects: bloody or tarry stools, decreased urination, severe stomach cramps or pain, unusual vaginal discharge, yellowing of the skin or eyes.



Drug interaction

Inform your doctor about all drugs you are taking and especially about erythromycin, kaolin-pectin, live bacterial vaccines. Clindamycin may increase the effects of drugs used during surgery so your doctor should know if you are taking Cleocin and plan to be operated.



Missed dose

Never take a double dose of this medication. If it is almost time of the next dose just skip the missed portion and continue to take the medicine according to the schedule.



Overdose

Cleocin overdose may cause serious consequences, so in case of persistent symptoms of abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea contact your doctor.



Storage

Store at room temperature between 59-77 degrees F (15-25 degrees C) away from light and moisture, kids and pets.



Disclaimer

We provide only general information about medications which does not cover all directions, possible drug integrations, or precautions. Information at the site cannot be used for self-treatment and self-diagnosis. Any specific instructions for a particular patient should be agreed with your health care adviser or doctor in charge of the case. We disclaim reliability of this information and mistakes it could contain. We are not responsible for any direct, indirect, special or other indirect damage as a result of any use of the information on this site and also for consequences of self-treatment.

Propecia

Other names used:

  • Finasteride®

Active Ingredients:

  • Finasteride

How does Propecia work and what pharmaceutical group does it belong to?

Therapeutic effect of Propecia(finasteride) is associated with blocking the conversion of testosterone into DHT( dihydrotestosterone) and thus lowers the amount of dihydrotestosterone in the organism. It's considered that DHT is responsible for the developing of male baldness. By decreasing the DHT levels, Propecia helps to stop hair loss. Propecia works only in men and is not approved alopecia in women and children.

Which conditions are treated with Propecia?

Propecia is indicated in male pattern baldness

What should a patient know prior to taking the medication?

Propecia should not be taken:

  • in known hypersensitivity or allergy to any of the medication ingredients.
  • liver diseases
  • in women and children
  • Propecia should be used with caution in prostate gland disease

Which adverse effects may manifest when using the medication?

The most common propecia side effects include: erectile dysfunction, decreased libido, decreased ejaculate amount. In rare cases Propecia may cause acne, weight gain and depression.

It is not necessary that the side effects will manifest in an individual but the possibility still exist. For more information please consult your health care provider.

Which groups of drugs or specific preparations may interact with Propecia?

The drug is affected by the following:

  • Drugs used in prostate gland disease treatment

Tell your doctor about all the herbal preparations as well as prescription drugs that you are currently taking even if they are not on the list.

Important information for the patient:

Propecia is supplied for individual use. Do not use it to treat other conditions not listed in the leaflet. Keep the product out of children reach. Do not reuse any disposable materials if supplied with the preparation.