Deriva CMS (Skin) (15 gm) Gel Side Effects and usage

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Deriva CMS (Skin) (15 gm) - Clindamycin- Gel is manufactured by Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd. and the main constituent generic drug is Clindamycin- 1%.

Deriva CMS (Skin) (15 gm) Gel Medicine Side effects and usage

Side Effects

Urticaria, rashes, abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, jaundice and liver abnormalities, eosinophilia.


Respiratory tract, (staphylococci, Pneumococci)Skin and soft tissue and dental nasopharyngeal infections.

Contra Indications

Hypersensitivity to clindamycin or lincomycin.
Newborns and infants.
Antagonism between clindamycin and erythromycin.
Contraindicated during pregnancy and lactation.
Contraindicated in infants.


Use in atopic individuals in hepatic in renal impairment.
Periodic liver function tests and blood counts.


The cost of the drug per 15 gm is Rs.192 in India as of date.


Deriva CMS (Skin) (15 gm) Gel mainly contains the generic formulation called as Clindamycin- 1%.

Deriva CMS (Skin) (15 gm) Gel Medicine Generics

Medicine Name: Deriva CMS (Skin) (15 gm) Gel
Manufacturer: Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Generic Molecule: Clindamycin

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