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Treatment of Bacterial Vaginosis
Clindesse (clindamycin phosphate) is indicated for the treatment of bacterial vaginosis (formerly referred to as Haemophilus vaginitis, Gardnerella vaginitis, nonspecific vaginitis, Corynebacterium vaginitis, or anaerobic vaginosis) in non-pregnant women.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
The recommended dose is the complete contents of a single pre-filled applicator containing 5 g of Clindesse (clindamycin phosphate) cream administered once intravaginally at any time of the day.
Not for ophthalmic, dermal, or oral use.
Dosage Forms And Strengths
Clindesse is an intravaginal cream containing clindamycin phosphate 2%. Each pre-filled, single-dose applicator delivers approximately 5 g of cream containing approximately 100 mg of clindamycin.
Storage And Handling
Clindesse (clindamycin phosphate) Vaginal Cream, 2%, is available in cartons containing one single-dose, pre-filled disposable applicator (NDC 64011-124-08). Each applicator delivers approximately 5 g of vaginal cream containing approximately 100 mg of clindamycin.
Store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F). [See USP Controlled Room Temperature.] Avoid heat above 30°C (86°F).
Manufactured by KV Pharmaceutical™ Co. for Ther-Rx™ Corporation. St. Louis, MO 63044. Revised: 12/2010
Last reviewed on RxList: 2/3/2011
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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