clindamycin HCl/clindamycin palmitate HCl

clindamycin HCl/clindamycin palmitate HCl (klin´dəmī´sin pal´mətāt´),

n brand names: Cleocin, Dalacin C.;
drug class: lincomycin-derivative antiinfective;
action: binds to 50S subunit of bacterial ribosomes, suppresses protein synthesis;
uses: infections caused by staphylococci, streptococci, pneumococci, topically for acne, bacterial vaginosis.