Clinvan Uses

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Clinvan indications

An indication is a term used for the list of condition or symptom or illness for which the medicine is prescribed or used by the patient. For example, acetaminophen or paracetamol is used for fever by the patient, or the doctor prescribes it for a headache or body pains. Now fever, headache and body pains are the indications of paracetamol. A patient should be aware of the indications of medications used for common conditions because they can be taken over the counter in the pharmacy meaning without prescription by the Physician.

To avoid and correct vitamin deficiency, which may

result from an imbalanced or special diet, impaired

absorption, anorexia, slimming, pathological intestinal

flora, debilitating disease or therapy with drugs acting

as vitamin antagonists.

Clinvan syrup meets the increased vitamin requirements

during periods of intensive growth, and as a dietary

supplement in premature and newborn infants.

Uses of Clinvan in details

There are specific as well as general uses of a drug or medicine. A medicine can be used to prevent a disease, treat a disease over a period or cure a disease. It can also be used to treat the particular symptom of the disease. The drug use depends on the form the patient takes it. It may be more useful in injection form or sometimes in tablet form. The drug can be used for a single troubling symptom or a life-threatening condition. While some medications can be stopped after few days, some drugs need to be continued for prolonged period to get the benefit from it.

Clinvan is used to treat vitamin B3 deficiency and inflammatory skin diseases like acne and pellagra.

Clinvan description

An important compound functioning as a component of the coenzyme NAD. Its primary significance is in the prevention and/or cure of blacktongue and pellagra. Most animals cannot manufacture this compound in amounts sufficient to prevent nutritional deficiency and it therefore must be supplemented through dietary intake. [PubChem]

Clinvan dosage


Treatment and prophylaxis of nicotinic acid deficiency

Adult: Up to 500 mg daily in divided doses. May also be given via IM or by slow IV inj.


Mild to moderate inflammatory acne

Adult: As a 4% gel: Apply bid, reduce to once daily or on alternate days if irritation occurs.

Clinvan interactions


Clinvan: The clearance of primidone and carbamazepine may be reduced with the concomitant use of Clinvan.

Zinc Oxide: The absorption of quinolones or tetracycline may be decreased with the concomitant use of zinc.

Cupric Oxide: Concomitant use of penicillamine and copper can cause decreased absorption of both substances.

Clinvan side effects

Allergic sensitization has been reported rarely following oral and parenteral administration of Folic Acid.

At recommended doses, Clinvan is expected to be well tolerated. Gastrointestinal distress such as nausea or vomiting have been associated with the administration of Clinvan or zinc at doses greater than the recommended dose of Clinvan

Clinvan: Dizziness, headache, hyperglycemia, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, elevations in liver function tests, hepatotoxicity, blurred vision, flushing, rash.

Clinvan contraindications

contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity to any of its components.

Active ingredient matches for Clinvan:


Unit description / dosage (Manufacturer)Price, USD
Clinvan Skin 15 gm Gel$ 1.08

List of Clinvan substitutes (brand and generic names):

CLINKA-N GEL 1 tube / 10 GM gel each (Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd.)$ 1.21
Corix Skin 15 gm Cream (Lanark Laboratories Pvt Ltd)$ 0.94
Diolmay 1000's
Florabic Paed Tablet (Micro Organics Pharmaceuticals (India) Pvt.Ltd)$ 0.03
Gel; Topical; Vitamin B3 / Nicotinamide 4% (Dendron)
5g (Dendron)$ 0.32
Fulzyme MPS Tablet (Eden Healthcare)$ 0.02
Funin 1 g
Gevital Capsule (Alice Healthcare (P) Ltd)$ 0.10
Glory Forte Skin 30 gm Cream (Multicure (Laborate Pharmaceuticals India Ltd.))$ 0.76
Grabvit Plus Inj Injection (Hecure Healthcare Pvt Ltd)$ 0.56
Gzlacne Skin 15 gm Cream (Gedzrlvin Pharmaceuticals)$ 1.14
Hercobal Plus Inj Injection (Servocare Lifesciences)$ 0.78
Intabion Tab Tablet (Intas Laboratories Pvt Ltd)$ 0.02
J P Tone Inj Injection (Jagsonpal Pharmaceuticals Ltd)$ 0.38
J P Tone 200 ml Syrup (Jagsonpal Pharmaceuticals Ltd)$ 0.07
Klinmide Skin 15 gm Gel (Mefro Dermacare)$ 0.71
N Cobal OD Inj Injection (Antigen Healthcare P. Ltd.)$ 0.86
Nervic Inj Injection (Unimarck Pharma (India) Limited)$ 0.25
Nervic 200 ml Syrup (Unimarck Pharma (India) Limited)$ 0.03
Nervic 1500 mcg Tablet (Unimarck Pharma (India) Limited)$ 0.10
NERVIC INJECTION 1 vial / 2 ML injection each (Unimarck Pharma (India) Limited)$ 0.29
NERVIC tab 1.5 mg x 10's (Unimarck Pharma (India) Limited)$ 0.87
Nerviphar 1000 mcg+100 mg+10 mg Injection (Altruist Pharmacia Pvt Ltd)$ 0.77
Neuro Power Inj Injection (Atlantic Pharmaceuticals)$ 0.35
Neuromind Plus Inj Injection (Allminds Labs (P) Ltd)$ 0.31
Niacef 4 % x 15 g x 1's (Cipan)$ 2.67
NIACIN NF 1000 MG TABLET 1 strip / 10 tablets each (Nouveau Medicament Pvt Ltd)$ 1.10
Gel; Topical; Vitamin B3 / Nicotinamide 4% (Dermal laboratories)
Tablet; Oral; Vitamin B3 / Nicotinamide (Astrazeneca)
Nicoclin Skin 10 gm Gel (La Med India)$ 0.89


  1. DailyMed. "ASCORBIC ACID; BIOTIN; CYANOCOBALAMIN; DEXPANTHENOL; ERGOCALCIFEROL; FOLIC ACID; NIACINAMIDE; PHYTONADIONE; PYRIDOXINE HYDROCHLORIDE; RIBOFLAVIN 5'-PHOSPHATE SODIUM; THIAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE; VITAMIN A; VITAMIN E: DailyMed provides trustworthy information about marketed drugs in the United States. DailyMed is the official provider of FDA label information (package inserts).". (accessed September 17, 2018).
  2. PubChem. "nicotinamide". (accessed September 17, 2018).
  3. DrugBank. "nicotinamide". (accessed September 17, 2018).


The results of a survey conducted on for Clinvan are given in detail below. The results of the survey conducted are based on the impressions and views of the website users and consumers taking Clinvan. We implore you to kindly base your medical condition or therapeutic choices on the result or test conducted by a physician or licensed medical practitioners.

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To what extent do I have to use Clinvan before I begin to see changes in my health conditions?
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Please note, it doesn't mean you will start to notice such health improvement in the same time frame as other users. There are many factors to consider, and we implore you to visit your doctor to know how long before you can see improvements in your health while taking Clinvan. To get the time effectiveness of using Clinvan drug by other patients, please click here.
> 3 month2

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