ADACNE CLIN

Brand name authorized in: Brazil

Active ingredients

The drug ADACNE CLIN contains a combination of these active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs):

1 Adapalene
UNII 1L4806J2QF - ADAPALENE

Adapalene is a retinoid-like compound which in, in vivo and in vitro models of inflammation, has been demonstrated to possess anti-inflammatory properties. Mechanically, adapalene binds like tretinoin to specific retinoic acid nuclear receptors but, unlike tretinoin not to cytosolic receptor binding proteins. Adapalene is used in the treatment of acne and is also used (off-label) to treat keratosis pilaris as well as other skin conditions.

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2 Clindamycin
UNII EH6D7113I8 - CLINDAMYCIN PHOSPHATE

Clindamycin is a lincosamide antibiotic with a primarily bacteriostatic action against Gram-positive aerobes and a wide range of anaerobic bacteria. Lincosamides such as clindamycin bind to the 50S subunit of the bacterial ribosome and inhibit the early stages of protein synthesis.

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