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Clindamycin is an antibiotic. It fights bacteria in the body. Tretinoin is a form of vitamin A. It reduces the amount of oil released by oil glands in your skin, and helps your skin renew itself more quickly. Clindamycin and tretinoin is a combination medicine used to treat severe nodular acne in adults and children who are at least 12 years old. Clindamycin and tretinoin topical may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.

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You should not use this medication if you have ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease, inflammation of your intestines (also called enteritis), or if you have ever had severe diarrhea caused by antibiotic medicine.

You should not use clindamycin and tretinoin topical if you are also taking another antibiotic called erythromycin, or using other skin medications that contain erythromycin.

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Brand Name Examples Supplied As Strength
Veltin Gel 1.2-0.025%
Ziana Gel 1.2-0.025%
Generic Examples Supplied As Strength
Clindamycin-Tretinoin Gel 1.2-0.025%

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