Belonging to a class of drugs called retinoids, Nilac gel treats acne. It decreases the formation of blackheads and helps to renew skin faster. It helps to heal pimples quicker too by reducing skin inflammation and swelling. The antibiotic, Clindamycin, belongs to a lincosamide class and works by blocking bacteria from synthesising protein.
Do not use this gel if you are allergic to any of the ingredient present in it. If you suffer from sunburn or eczema. Alert your doctor if you are allergic to Vitamin A drugs and other retinoid drugs such as isotretinoin.
Avoid contact with eyes as it may cause redness and irritation. This gel may cause your skin to become sunburned easily, so it is advisable to limit your time in the sun.
Find medical attention immediately if you experience rashes, difficulty in breathing and swelling of face and lips.
The most common use of this gel is
Some of the side effects that may be observed in patients are
Is It safe with alcohol?You can consume alcohol. It is advised to consult doctor before using this medication.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?Pregnant women must consult doctor before using this medicament.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?Breastfeeding women must consult doctor before using this medication.
Are there any missed dose instructions?Missed dose should be taken as soon as possible. It is recommended to skip your missed dose, if it is the time for your next scheduled dose.
Are there any overdose instructions?Consult your doctor in case of overdose.
This gel mechanistically combines with certain retinoic acid nuclear receptors as well as retinoid X receptors. It does not combine with cytosolic receptor protein however. It also 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.
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
DiseaseThis medication interacts with eczema, sunburn.
Interaction with Medicine
MedicineThis medication interacts with Salicylic Acid, Neuromuscular blockers, Isotretinoin.
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