- Acetylsalicylic Acid
- Azelaic Acid
- Benzoyl Peroxide
- Clobetasol–Fusidic Acid
- Diclofenac Diethylamine
- Halobetasol Propionate
- Halobetasol Propionate–Fusidic Acid
- Heparin–Benzyl Nicotinate
- Ipratropium Bromide–Albuterol/Salbutamol
- Ketorolac Tromethamine
- Loteprednol Etabonate
- Mefenamic Acid
- Octinoxate–Avobenzone–Oxybenzone–Zinc Oxide
- Sodium Cromoglycate/Cromolyn
- Generic drugs are chemically identical to brand-name drugs in terms of active ingredient(s), intended use, quality, dosage, safety, bioavailability and effectiveness.
- Generic drugs are cheaper than brand-name drugs.
What is Generic for Ziana* used for?
Generic for Ziana* (Tretinoin–Clindamycin) topical gel is used to treat acne. It is a combination medication composed of a retinoid (Tretinoin) and an antibiotic (Clindamycin). It works by killing the bacteria that cause acne. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Ziana*?
The dosage of Generic for Ziana* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
Wash your hands before and after applying Generic for Ziana* gel. Do not apply this medicine to sunburned, dry, or broken skin.
What if you miss a dose of Generic for Ziana*?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to apply Generic for Ziana* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, apply it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.
What if you overdose on Generic for Ziana*?
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Ziana*, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Ziana*?
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic for Ziana*.
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Ziana*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Generic for Ziana* can interact with topical erythromycin products.
Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.
What are the side effects of Generic for Ziana*?
Like other medicines, Generic for Ziana* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Ziana* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Ziana* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Ziana* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic for Ziana* can cause side effects such as skin redness, dryness, itching, peeling, burning, and stinging. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are using Generic for Ziana*.
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Ziana*?
Is it possible for me to use Generic for Ziana* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I use Generic for Ziana*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Ziana*?
How will Generic for Ziana* work in my body?
How should Generic for Ziana* be used?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Ziana* drug interactions and side effects?
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic for Ziana* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.