Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: IBM Micromedex

US Brand Name

  1. Cleocin Vaginal
  2. ClindaMax
  3. Clindesse


Clindamycin is used to treat certain vaginal infections. It belongs to the class of medicines known as macrolide antibiotics. It works by killing bacteria or preventing their growth. This medicine will not work for vaginal fungus or yeast infections.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Suppository
  • Cream