Active Ingredient(s):Clindamycin Phosphate + Tretinoin FDA Approved: * July 16, 2010 Pharm Company: *STIEFEL GSK Category:Skin Care
Clindamycin/tretinoin is a topical gel used in the treatment of acne. The two active ingredients are the antibiotic clindamycin phosphate (1.2%) and tretinoin (0.025%), a retinoid. The two active ingredients perform different functions, the clindamycin is active against gram-positive bacteria, including streptococci and penicillin-resistant staphylococci. The Tretinoin element acts to reduce the amount of oil released by oil glands in skin as well as enc...
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