Clindamycin

Description

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.

Medicine classification

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Clindamycin
D Dermatologicals → D10 Anti-acne preparations → D10A Anti-acne preparations for topical use → D10AF Antiinfectives for treatment of acne
Clindamycin
G Genito urinary system and sex hormones → G01 Gynecological antiinfectives and antiseptics → G01A ANTIINFECTIVES AND ANTISEPTICS, EXCL. COMBINATIONS WITH CORTICOSTEROIDS → G01AA Antibiotics
Clindamycin
J Antiinfectives for systemic use → J01 Antibacterials for systemic use → J01F Macrolides, lincosamides and streptogramins → J01FF Lincosamides

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Other medications with this active ingredient in combination: ACANYA ACNATAC BENZACLIN BENZOLAC-CL BIACNA CLIMADAN CLINDOXYL DUAC INDOXYL NEUAC ONEXTON TRECLIN TRECLINAC VELTIN ZANEA ZIANA

Product monographs

2D Molecule Structure

2D representation of molecule

Unique Ingredient Identifier (UNII)

3U02EL437C - CLINDAMYCIN

CAS Registry Number

18323-44-9 - clindamycin

21462-39-5 - Clindamycin hydrochloride

24729-96-2 - Clindamycin phosphate

SNOMED-CT

372786004 - Clindamycin (substance)