Clindesse

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GIANT EAGLE PHARMACY Retail

$186.99

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26%

$138.49 With Free Coupon
CVS PHARMACY Retail

$186.99

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25%

$140.65 With Free Coupon
WALGREENS Retail

$167.12

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15%

$141.92 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY Retail

$186.99

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24%

$142.66 With Free Coupon
WALMART PHARMACY Retail

$186.99

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23%

$144.17 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 10961
$150.64 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 01353
$150.64 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 10960
$150.64 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 06733
$150.64 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 01589
$150.64 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 10892
$150.64 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 04783
$150.64 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 10956
$150.64 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 10942
$150.64 With Free Coupon
PERIGON PHARMACY 360
$155.72 With Free Coupon
JEFFREYS DRUG STORE, MEDICINE SHOPPE 1962
$157.12 With Free Coupon
CANONSBURG GEN DISCHARGE
$157.12 With Free Coupon
SPARTAN PHARMACY
$157.12 With Free Coupon
ASTI'S SOUTH HILLS PHARMACY
$157.12 With Free Coupon
LEBANON SHOPS PHARMACY
$157.12 With Free Coupon
THE MEDICINE SHOPPE PHARMACY
$157.12 With Free Coupon
SOLLON PHARMACY
$158.86 With Free Coupon
WASHINGTON CARE PHARMACY
$158.86 With Free Coupon
WASHINGTON HOSPITAL PHARMACY
$158.86 With Free Coupon
Clindesse

Drug Info for clindesse

Vaginal clindamycin is used to treat bacterial vaginosis (an infection caused by an overgrowth of harmful bacteria in the vagina). Clindamycin is in a class of medications called lincomycin antibiotics. It works by slowing or stopping the growth of bacteria. Vaginal clindamycin cannot be used to treat vaginal irritation caused by yeast infections or by sexually transmitted diseases such as chlamydia and trichomoniasis.

Clindesse is used to treat bacterial infections of the vagina. The generic version of Clindesse is Clindamycin topical. On average Clindesse is priced at about $147 for 5 grams, 2% vaginal cream. Luckily, you can use our OptionRx savings offer to receive a Clindesse discount of up to 80% off the retail price at participating pharmacies near you.

  • Cleocin Vaginal
  • Cleocin Vaginal Ovules
  • Clindesse
  • Xaciato
  • Cream
  • Gel/Jelly
  • Suppository
  • Into the vagina

Your doctor will tell you how much medicine to use. Do not use more than directed.

Vaginal routeThis medicine is to be used only in the vagina. Use at bedtime unless your doctor tells you otherwise. Do not get any of it in your eyes, nose, mouth, or on your skin. If the medicine gets in your eyes, rinse your eyes with large amounts of cool water. Call your doctor if eye burning or redness does not go away.

Cream or Gel: This medicine comes with a disposable applicator or in a prefilled applicator. Use each applicator only once, and then throw it away.

Suppositories: Wash the applicator with warm, soapy water after you use it.

Vaginal routeWash your hands with soap and water before and after using this medicine.

Gel: Remove cap from the tube and puncture the seal on the tube using the pointed tip on the cap.Do not use the tube if it has been opened before or if the seal is damaged or broken.Hold the applicator by the grip, screw the tip of the applicator into the tube. Leave the plunger inside the applicator.Squeeze the tube from the bottom to push the gel into the applicator. The gel will push the plunger up as it fills the applicator.Remove the filled applicator from the tube.Lie on your back with knees bent or in any comfortable position. Hold the filled applicator and slowly insert the tip into your vagina as far as it will go.Slowly push the plunger until it stops to release all the gel.

Vaginal routeKeep using this medicine for the full time of treatment, even if your symptoms improve after the first few doses. Do not stop using the medicine if your menstrual period begins during your treatment time. Use sanitary pads rather than tampons.

Read and follow the patient instructions that come with this medicine. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions.

Missed dose: Take a dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, wait until then and take a regular dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up for a missed dose.

Store the medicine in a closed container at room temperature, away from heat, moisture, and direct light.

This medicine is not right for everyone. Do not use it if you had an allergic reaction to clindamycin or lincomycin, or if you have stomach or bowel disease (including ulcerative colitis or regional enteritis), or a history of diarrhea caused by Clostridium difficile (C. diff).

Do not use polyurethane condoms during treatment and for 7 days after using the gel.

Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you have a history of stomach or bowel disease (including colitis, enteritis, or a C. diff infection).

This medicine may cause vaginal yeast infections.

This medicine can cause diarrhea. Call your doctor if the diarrhea becomes severe, does not stop, or is bloody. Do not take any medicine to stop diarrhea until you have talked to your doctor. Diarrhea can occur 2 months or more after you stop taking this medicine.

Keep all medicine out of the reach of children. Never share your medicine with anyone.

Do not have sex or use vaginal products (including tampons or douches) during treatment and for 3 days after using the gel. Do not have sex or use vaginal products (including tampons or douches) during treatment and for at least 7 days after using the cream.

Vaginal routeThis medicine may leak out of your vagina during the day. You may wear a sanitary pad to protect your clothing, but do not use a tampon.

The cream contains mineral oil that may weaken latex or rubber products. Do not use a condom or diaphragm during treatment and for 5 days after using this medicine.

Vaginal routeAvoid using douches or other vaginal products unless your doctor tells you to.

Do not have sex while you are being treated with this medicine.

Clindamycin may weaken rubber or latex, causing a condom or diaphragm to break. Do not use a condom or diaphragm for birth control for 3 days after you stop using the suppositories, or for 5 days after you stop using the cream.

Vaginal routeThis medicine may leak out of your vagina during the day. You may wear a sanitary pad to protect your clothing, but do not use a tampon.

This medicine can cause diarrhea. Call your doctor if the diarrhea becomes severe, does not stop, or is bloody. Do not take any medicine to stop diarrhea until you have talked to your doctor. Diarrhea can occur 2 months or more after you stop taking this medicine.

Keep all medicine out of the reach of children. Never share your medicine with anyone.

  • Allergic reaction: Itching or hives, swelling in your face or hands, swelling or tingling in your mouth or throat, chest tightness, trouble breathing
  • Increased vaginal itching, burning, or discharge
  • Severe diarrhea, bloody or black, tarry stools
  • Change in how much or how often you urinate, lower back or side pain, painful urination
  • Back pain
  • Constipation
  • Headache
Frequently Asked Questions

Clindesse, a brand-name drug, is an antibacterial cream used to treat bacterial infections of the vagina. It reduces or stops the growth of certain bacteria.

Similar brand-name drugs to Clindesse available on the U.S. market include Cleocin Vaginal, Cleocin Vaginal Ovules, and ClindaMax. Consult with your doctor for more information about these drugs and to determine the best treatment for you.

Clindesse vaginal cream can cost around $147 for one tube, depending on the pharmacy. Luckily, there are a few ways to save money. To reduce the high Clindesse retail price, print our free Clindesse coupon card and get up to 80% off when you fill your prescription at your local pharmacy.

Clindamycin topical is the generic version of Clindesse. You can also use our free coupon card for savings on the generic version.

Clindesse vaginal cream is only available in 2% strength. Follow your doctor's instructions for dosage and use of this medication.

You can save on your Clindesse cost by using a free coupon available from the manufacturer’s website. However, our customers typically find that they save more by using our OptionRx savings card instead of the manufacturer coupon.