Acnestar Gel

Acnestar Gel

Mankind Pharma Ltd
Composition of Acnestar Gel:
Nicotinamide 4%w/w + Clindamycin Topical 1%w/w
₹60
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MRP: ₹80
Product Details

SKU: PC-856
Product Description: Acnestar Gel is manufactured by Mankind Pharma Ltd
Packing: Tube
Condition: New
Sold by: Pulse Pharmacy India Pvt. Ltd.

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Uses

Nicotinamide is generally used in treatment of the treatment of nutritional deficiencies.
Clindamycin Topical is generally used in treatment of the treatment of bacterial infections.

Side effects

  • Dryness
  • Itching
  • Skin irritation

How it works

Nicotinamide is a form of vitamin B that provides essential nutrients.
Clindamycin Topical is an antibiotic that improves the condition by stopping synthesis of necessary proteins required by bacteria to carry out its important functions. Therefore, it prevents the bacteria from growing, and helps prevent the infection from spreading to

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Is Nicotinamide safe?
Nicotinamide is safe if used as recommended. In case of any side effects, consult your doctor

Q. Does $name contain nicotine?
No. Nicotinamide in no way contain nicotine. Nicotinamide is amide form of nicotinic acid and used to treat skin diseases like acne and pellagra

Q. Is Nicotinamide good for acne?
Yes. Nicotinamide when taken along with zinc and folic acid is a good treatment of acne

Q. Is $name the same as niacin?
No. Nicotinamide is an amide form of nicotinic acid

Q. Is Nicotinamide available over the counter?
Yes. Nicotinamide is available over the counter. However, please consult your doctor regarding its use

Q. Does Nicotinamide cause flushing?
In case of overdose, Nicotinamide may cause flushing or rash. Always follow the instructions of doctor regarding the dosage and duration.

Q. Can I use clindamycin with a penicillin allergy?
Clindamycin is considered safe for use in patients with a penicillin allergy

Q. Does clindamycin treat acne scars?
Clindamycin can prevent the formation of new scars by preventing formation of new acne, but will not be useful for the scars already formed

Q. Can clindamycin cream cause thrush?
Yes. Use of clindamycin cream may cause thrush (a type of fungal or yeast infection) in rare cases.

Expert Advice

  • Do not use $name in children.Caution should be observed if large doses are prescribed in patients with a history of jaundice, liver disease, or diabetes mellitus.Do not take $name along with fibrates (e.g. Clofibrate) and statins (e.g. Simvastatin) as it may cause rhabdomyolysis.Do not take $name along with alcohol.Caution should be taken in the use of supplements containing copper, which may cause severe heart defects (second or third degree heart blocks) in patients with chronic liver or renal failure.Tell your doctor if you are taking, have recently taken, or might take any other medicines.
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