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Contains / Salt: Clindamycin

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Clindamycin 300 mg Capsule

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Clindamycin Information

Clindamycin Benefits & Uses

Clindamycin is used to treat the following -

Clindamycin Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Clindamycin


Clindamycin Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Clindamycin is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Vaginal Irritation
  3. Vaginal inflammation
  4. Urticaria
  5. Rash
  6. Diarrhoea
  7. Erythema
  8. Edema translation missing: en.rare
  9. Constipation Moderate
  10. Headache Mild
  11. Back Pain Mild
  12. Infection
  13. Flatulence Mild
  14. Abdominal Pain Mild
  15. Vertigo Mild
  16. Fatigue Mild

Clindamycin Related Warnings

Is the use of Clindamycin safe for pregnant women?

Those womens are pregnant, before taking Clindamycin should be consult to doctor. If you don't do same, Then it will cause some serious side effects on your body.


Is the use of Clindamycin safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding can experience some moderate side effects of Clindamycin. Immediately discontinue Clindamycin if you observe any side effects. Contact your doctor, and restart using it only if your doctor says it is safe for you.


What is the effect of Clindamycin on the Kidneys?

Clindamycin has very mild side effects on the kidney.


What is the effect of Clindamycin on the Liver?

Very few cases of side effects of Clindamycin on liver have been reported.


What is the effect of Clindamycin on the Heart?

Clindamycin is completely safe for heart.


Severe Interaction of Clindamycin with Other Drugs

Clindamycin should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Clindamycin Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Clindamycin unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Ulcerative Colitis
  2. Liver Disease
  3. Asthma
  4. Sexually transmitted diseases

Frequently asked Questions about Clindamycin

Is this Clindamycin habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Clindamycin is addictive.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Clindamycin will not make you feel sleepy or drowsy. So you drive or operate machinery safely.


Is it safe?

Yes, but take Clindamycin only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Clindamycin cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

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Clindamycin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Clindamycin

It is safe to take Clindamycin with food.


Interaction between Alcohol and Clindamycin

Due to lack of research, nothing can be said about side effects of consuming alcohol while taking Clindamycin.


Clindamycin से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 4 months पहले

Can Clindamycin cause dry skin?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS, General Physician

Yes, a topical preparation of Clindamycin may cause dry skin in few cases. It is a rare side effect of this drug. If you are experiencing excessive dryness of skin after applying this drug then you are advised to use moisturizer and other preventive cure to relieve dryness of skin.

सवाल 8 months पहले

How does Clindamycin work?

Dr. Abhijit MBBS, General Physician

Clindamycin is a broad-spectrum antibiotic. It works by preventing the protein synthesis in bacteria which are essential for it. The absence of these vital proteins results in stunned bacterial cell growth due to which bacteria become vulnerable and dies. Clindamycin is effective against a wide range of both gram negative and gram positive bacteria such as Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Streptococcus pyogenes, Prevotella melaninogenica, and lostridium perfringens.

सवाल 7 months पहले

How to take Clindamycin?

Dr. Roshni Poonja MBBS, Other

Oral Clindamycin can be taken with or without food because food does not have any effect on the absorption of this drug. The topical gel of Clindamycin should be applied as a thin layer once daily on the affected area or as advised by your doctor. Precautions must be taken in patients with colitis and improper kidney or liver function.

सवाल 4 months पहले

Does Clindamycin cause abdominal pain?

Dr. Sameer Awadhiya MBBS, Pediatrics

Yes, in a few cases oral Clindamycin may cause abdominal pain. It is a known side effect of this drug. However, the exact cause of abdominal pain is unknown. If you are experiencing abdominal pain after taking this drug then you are advised to take a mild painkiller such as paracetamol.

सवाल 5 months पहले

Can Clindamycin cause diarrhoea?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS, General Physician

Yes, oral Clindamycin causes diarrhoea. It is a common side effect of this drug. To keep yourself well hydrated, drink plenty of fluids while you are taking this drug. If you are experiencing severe diarrhoea after taking this drug then discuss with your doctor immediately without any further delay.


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