The active ingredient in Dalacin T is an antibiotic called clindamycin phosphate which is used on the skin to treat acne.
Acne is a common skin condition which can be painful and upsetting. Typically it affects the face, back and chest. Most people will experience acne at some point in their lives which can be mild or more serious. The condition manifests with spots on the skin which can be uncomfortable, painful and even lead to permanent scarring.
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Usually, you should use this medicine twice a day, shake the bottle well before use. Wash the affected area and put on a thin film of solution or lotion. The Dalacin T Solution bottle has an automatic pad dispenser. Gently apply a thin film onto your skin using the pad on the applicator. The Dalacin T Lotion bottle has a dispensing cap. Wash your hands before and after use and dry them, apply a thin film of the lotion by gently rubbing it into your skin, you may use a cotton pad for this or you can use your fingers. Always replace the cap after use.
Always use this medicine exactly as your doctor has told you, check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure.
Please note, like all medicine, Dalacin T can cause side effects – although this does not apply to everyone who has taken them. Side effects are usually temporary with continued treatment or disappear when you stop tacking the medicine.
Before taking your medicine please read the patient information leaflet in detail to acquaint yourself with the potential side effects.
If you have any questions or concerns, please speak to your GP in the first instance. Alternatively, contact our Online Clinic team for further assistance.
Please read all packaging before taking Dalacin T.
The active substance is clindamycin phosphate. Each ml of Dalacin T lotion or solution contains 10mg of clindamycin.
The other ingredients are:
Lotion: glycerol, sodium lauroyl sarcosinate, stearic acid, tegin, cetostearyl alcohol, isostearyl alcohol, methylparaben and water.
Solution: isopropyl alcohol, propylene glycol, hydrochloric acid, sodium hydroxide and water.