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Drug Name:

ACANYA Rx

Generic Name and Formulations:
Clindamycin (as phosphate) 1.2%, benzoyl peroxide 2.5%; gel.

Company:
Coria Laboratories, Ltd.

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for ACANYA:

Topical treatment of acne vulgaris.

Adult:

Wash and dry skin. Apply a small (pea-sized) amount in a thin layer to the face once daily. Wash hands after use.

Children:

Not recommended.

Contraindications:

History of regional enteritis, ulcerative or antibiotic-associated colitis.

Warnings/Precautions:

Avoid eyes, mucous membranes, broken skin, sun, UV light. Discontinue if significant diarrhea occurs. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers: not recommended.

Interactions:

Avoid concomitant erythromycin. Additive irritation with other topical acne products. May potentiate neuromuscular blocking agents.

Pharmacological Class:

Lincosamide antibiotic + antibacterial/keratolytic.

Adverse Reactions:

Application site pain, exfoliation, irritation; may bleach fabrics or hair; rare: superinfection, colitis.

How Supplied:

Pump—50g

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