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Clingen Forte Vaginal Suppository

Manufacturer: Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Medicine composition: Clindamycin, Clotrimazole, Tinidazole
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required

This medication helps in treating vaginal infections, womb lining infections, gynecological infections, fungal skin infection of the vagina, ringworm, bacterial infections of internal organs, bacterial infections of female reproductive organs and other conditions associated with the vaginal discharge.

The medicine works by stopping the growth of fungi, killing bacteria and reducing the infection, inhibiting the growth of bacteria. It may interact with other drugs, herbs and vitamins and alter the way the of action.

Ensure that your doctor is aware of all your other medications before prescribing you with a dose of this medication. The drug is generally safe during pregnancy, but consult a doctor before taking it.

Wash hands before using. At bedtime, gently insert capsule into vagina. Wash hands with soap and water following use. Remain lying down for 30 minutes following administration. Avoid intercourse during 7 days of therapy. Report adverse reactions (dizziness, nausea, vomiting, stomach cramps, or headache) or lack of improvement or worsening of condition.

Observe for changes in bowel frequency, monitor for colitis and resolution of symptoms; during prolonged therapy monitor CBC, liver and renal function tests should be periodically.

Following conditions can be cured by using this medication:

  • Gynecological Infections

  • Bacterial Infections

  • Vaginal Discharge

  • Vaginal Candidiasis

Side effects that can occur because of consuming this medication are:

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 6 to 4 hours.
  • What is the onset of action?

    The peak effect of this medicine can be observed in 60 minutes.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    This medication is not recommended for pregnant women.
  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendencies were reported.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    This medication is not recommended in breastfeeding women.
  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Interaction not found or established.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    Interaction not found or established.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    Interaction not found or established.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    Interaction not found or established.
  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    The missed dose can be taken as soon as you remember. However, the missed dose should be skipped if it is almost time for your next dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

This medication belongs to the class lincosamide. It works by binding to the 50S subunit of the bacterial ribosome thus inhibits the protein synthesis in the bacteria and stops the growth of the bacteria. It also binds to phospholipids in the fungal cell membrane and alters its permeability. Lastly, a concentration gradient is created in the organism due to alteration in the molecule and promotes the influx of the molecule. Thus, the free radical and the altered molecule will interfere with the DNA synthesis and stops the growth of the organism.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Disease

    Dosage adjustment may be necessary in patients with severe hepatic dysfunction; can cause severe and possibly fatal colitis; use with caution in patients with a history of pseudomembranous colitis; discontinue drug if significant diarrhea, abdominal cramps, or passage of blood and mucus occurs. Contraindicated in patients with previous pseudomembranous colitis and hepatic impairment.
  • Interaction with Food

    Peak concentrations may be delayed with food; may be taken with food.

Ques: what is clingen forte vaginal suppository?

Ans: Clingen Forte Vaginal is an antibiotic used to treat numerous bacterial infections. It contains Clindamycin, Clotrimazole and Tinidazole as active ingredients.

Ques: what is clingen forte vaginal suppository used for?

Ans: Clingen Forte Vaginal Suppository is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions and symptoms of diseases like vaginal infections and conditions of itching, cracking, burning and scaling associated with it.

Ques: what are the side effects of clingen forte vaginal suppository?

Ans: This is a list of possible side-effects which may occur such as abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, rash, and pruritus.

Ques: Can Clingen Forte Suppository be used for vaginal or stomach infections and womb lining infections?

Ans: Yes, Clingen Forte can be used for vaginal or stomach infections and womb lining infections.

Ques: How long do I need to use clingen forte vaginal suppository before I see improvement of my conditions?

Ans: This medication should be consumed till complete eradication of disease, so it is advised to use till the time directed by your doctor.

Ques: At what frequency do I need to use clingen forte vaginal suppository ?

Ans: This medication is generally consumed once or twice a day as the time interval upto which this medication has an impact is around 12 to 24 hours.

Ques: Should I use clingen forte vaginal suppository empty stomach, before food or after food?

Ans: This medication is commonly used by carefully inserting it into the vagina as deep as possible and the action of salts involved in the medication do not depend on using it pre-meal or post-meal.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal of clingen forte vaginal suppository?

Ans: The medication contains salts which are suitable to store at room temperature as keeping the medication above or below can cause inadequate effect.
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About Clingen Forte Vaginal Suppository
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