Generic Name and Formulations:
Clindamycin (as phosphate) 1.2%, benzoyl peroxide 3.75%; gel.
Bausch Health Companies Inc.
Indications for ONEXTON:
Apply a pea-sized amount once daily.
History of regional enteritis, ulcerative or antibiotic-associated colitis.
Avoid eyes, mouth, lips, mucous membranes, broken skin, sun, UV light. Discontinue if significant diarrhea occurs. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers: not recommended.
Lincosamide antibiotic + antibacterial/keratolytic.
Additive irritation with other topical agents. Avoid erythromycin-containing products. Caution with other neuromuscular blocking agents.
Burning sensation, contact dermatitis, pruritus, rash; colitis (may be fatal).
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