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Diarrhoea (8425802-6)
on Jun 05, 2012 Male from UNITED STATES , weighting 135.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • pharyngitis
  • headache
  • diarrhoea
and was treated with Clindamycin Hcl. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Clindamycin side effects: diarrhoea. Clindamycin Hcl dosage: Unk, 3x/day.
Associated medications used:
  • Acetaminophen (Unk)
  • Imodium (Unk)


Skin Discolouration, Skin Chapped, Acne, Wound, Rash, Skin Burning Sensation (8422519-9)
Patient was taking Clindamycin. Patient felt the following Clindamycin side effects: skin discolouration, skin chapped, acne, wound, rash, skin burning sensation on May 29, 2012 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 50 years of age, . Clindamycin dosage: Unk.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Benzoyl Peroxide (benzoyl Peroxide) (Unk, Four Times Per Day)


Tooth Infection, White Blood Cell Count Decreased, Platelet Count Decreased (8422104-9)
Adverse event was reported on Dec 14, 2011 by a Male taking Clindamycin (Dosage: N/A) . Location: UNITED STATES , 59 years of age, After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: tooth infection, white blood cell count decreased, platelet count decreased.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Fish Oil (fish Oil)
  • Gentamicin
  • Chlorhexidine Gluconate
  • Doxycycline Hyclate (doxycycline Hyclate)
  • Fluconazole
  • Aspirin
  • Revlimid (5 Mg, 3 Days A Week, Po)
  • Acyclovir
Patient was hospitalized.

Flushing (8422072-X)
on Jun 05, 2012 Female from GERMANY , 62 years of age, weighting 143.3 lb, was diagnosed with
  • dental care
and was treated with Clindamycin Hcl. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Clindamycin side effects: flushing. Clindamycin Hcl dosage: 600 Mg, 3x/day.


Diarrhoea (8417945-8)
on Jun 01, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , 69 years of age, weighting 110.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • oral surgery
and was treated with Clindamycin Hcl. Patient felt the following Clindamycin side effects: diarrhoea. Clindamycin Hcl dosage: 300 Mg 3 Times A Day 047 20 Tablets. Patient was hospitalized.

Scratch, Device Issue (8416705-1)
Patient was taking Clindamycin Phosphate. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: scratch, device issue on May 31, 2012 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , weighting 154.3 lb, was diagnosed with
  • escherichia infection
and. Clindamycin Phosphate dosage: Once A Day.

Rash Maculo-papular (8416553-2)
Adverse event was reported on May 29, 2012 by a Male taking Clindamycin (Dosage: N/A) . Location: SINGAPORE , 56 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Clindamycin side effects: rash maculo-papular.
Associated medications used:
  • Diclofenac Sodium
  • Omeprazole


Depressed Level Of Consciousness (8413985-3)
on May 23, 2012 Male from JAPAN , 82 years of age, was treated with Clindamycin. Patient felt the following Clindamycin side effects: depressed level of consciousness. Clindamycin dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Meropenem
  • Meropenem
  • Meropenem


Fatigue, Somnolence, T-lymphocyte Count Decreased (8410352-3)
on Jun 01, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 150.0 lb, was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: fatigue, somnolence, t-lymphocyte count decreased. Clindamycin dosage: 150 Mg, Unk.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Gilenya (0.5 Mg, Qd)
  • Drospirenone And Ethinyl Estradiol (Unk Ukn, Unk)
  • Zolpidem (3 Tablets Per Month)
  • Percocet (Thrice Per Week)


Pseudomembranous Colitis, Renal Failure Acute (8405708-9)
Patient was taking Clindamycin. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Clindamycin side effects: pseudomembranous colitis, renal failure acute on May 21, 2012 from GERMANY Additional patient health information: Male , 81 years of age, weighting 216.1 lb, was diagnosed with
  • psoas abscess
  • ascites
and. Clindamycin dosage: 1 Df, Qd.
Associated medications used:
  • Aldactone (100 Mg, Qd)
  • Duragesic-100 (12.5)
Patient was hospitalized.

Acne (8401572-2)
Adverse event was reported on Feb 10, 2012 by a Female taking Clindamycin And Benzoyl Peroxide (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with
  • acne
and. Location: UNITED STATES , 13 years of age, Patient felt the following Clindamycin side effects: acne.

Musculoskeletal Disorder, Seborrhoea, Dyskinesia, Laceration, Hair Texture Abnormal, Ligament Sprain, Eyelid Retraction, Knee Deformity (8396993-0)
on May 23, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 126.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • staphylococcal skin infection
and was treated with Clindamycin Phosphate. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: musculoskeletal disorder, seborrhoea, dyskinesia, laceration, hair texture abnormal, ligament sprain, eyelid retraction, knee deformity. Clindamycin Phosphate dosage: Unk, 2x/day.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Acetylsalicylic Acid (81 Mg, Daily)
  • Singulair (Unk)


Diarrhoea, Dyspepsia, Disbacteriosis (8395853-9)
on May 29, 2012 Male from UNITED STATES , weighting 200.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • appendicitis perforated
and was treated with Clindamycin. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Clindamycin side effects: diarrhoea, dyspepsia, disbacteriosis. Clindamycin dosage: 300 Mg 4 X Daily Po.

Nausea, Abdominal Discomfort (8395813-8)
Patient was taking Clindamycin Hcl. Patient felt the following Clindamycin side effects: nausea, abdominal discomfort on May 29, 2012 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Male , 51 years of age, weighting 265.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • endodontic procedure
  • prophylaxis
and. Clindamycin Hcl dosage: 1 Pill 3 Times Daily Po.

Tremor, Vomiting, Abdominal Pain Upper, Rash, Muscle Atrophy, Diarrhoea (8394817-9)
Adverse event was reported on May 25, 2012 by a Male taking Clindamycin Hcl (Dosage: Capsule 3x Daily Po) was diagnosed with
  • oral infection
and. Location: UNITED STATES , weighting 192.0 lb, After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: tremor, vomiting, abdominal pain upper, rash, muscle atrophy, diarrhoea.

Diarrhoea, Nightmare, Blood Pressure Decreased, Clostridial Infection, Phobia, Fear, Influenza, Pyrexia, Malaise (8394732-0)
on May 25, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , 46 years of age, weighting 132.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • tooth extraction
and was treated with Clindamycin. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Clindamycin side effects: diarrhoea, nightmare, blood pressure decreased, clostridial infection, phobia, fear, influenza, pyrexia, malaise. Clindamycin dosage: 1 X2 Po. Patient was hospitalized and became disabled.

Clostridium Test Positive (8394730-7)
on May 25, 2012 Male from UNITED STATES , 59 years of age, weighting 160.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • arthritis infective
and was treated with Clindamycin. Patient felt the following Clindamycin side effects: clostridium test positive. Clindamycin dosage: 600mg 3 Times Day Po.

Abdominal Pain, Weight Decreased, Clostridial Infection, Diarrhoea (8394450-9)
Patient was taking Clindamycin Hcl. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: abdominal pain, weight decreased, clostridial infection, diarrhoea on May 25, 2012 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , weighting 128.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • dental implantation
and. Clindamycin Hcl dosage: 300 Mg 3 X Day Dental. Patient was hospitalized and became disabled.

Pyrexia (8377890-3)
Adverse event was reported on May 16, 2012 by a Female taking Clindamycin Hcl (Dosage: 600 Mg, 4x/day) . Location: PHILIPPINES , 34 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Clindamycin side effects: pyrexia.

Nephropathy Toxic, Renal Tubular Necrosis (8375993-0)
on May 07, 2012 Male from UNITED STATES , 45 years of age, was treated with Clindamycin. Patient felt the following Clindamycin side effects: nephropathy toxic, renal tubular necrosis. Clindamycin dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Vancomycin (1500 Mg;q6h;)
Patient was hospitalized.

Clostridial Infection, Bacteraemia, Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (8374066-0)
on May 14, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , 53 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • tooth abscess
  • sinusitis
and was treated with Clindamycin Hcl. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: clostridial infection, bacteraemia, systemic inflammatory response syndrome. Clindamycin Hcl dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Azithromycin
Patient was hospitalized.

Electrocardiogram Qt Prolonged (8371197-6)
Patient was taking Clindamycin. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Clindamycin side effects: electrocardiogram qt prolonged on May 09, 2012 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Male , 53 years of age, weighting 238.1 lb, was diagnosed with
  • prophylaxis
and. Clindamycin dosage: 300 Mg, Unk.
Associated medications used:
  • Doxycycline Hyclate (50 Mg, Qd)
  • Ergocalciferol (50000 U, Qw)
  • Magnesium Oxide (400 Mg, Bid)
  • Multivitamin (Unk Df, Qd)
  • Aspirin (325 Mg, Qd)
  • Losartan Potassium (50 Mg, Qd)
  • Potassium Chloride (20 Meq, Bid)
  • Cyclobenzaprine Hcl (10 Mg, Qhs)


Diarrhoea, Lymphadenopathy, Oropharyngeal Pain (8370421-3)
Adverse event was reported on May 14, 2012 by a Female taking Clindamycin Hcl (Dosage: Unk) was diagnosed with
  • bacterial infection
and. Location: UNITED STATES , weighting 160.0 lb, Patient felt the following Clindamycin side effects: diarrhoea, lymphadenopathy, oropharyngeal pain.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Ciprofloxacin (Unk)


Face Oedema, Haemoglobin Decreased (8365552-8)
on May 10, 2012 Male from PHILIPPINES , 73 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • cellulitis
and was treated with Clindamycin Hcl. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: face oedema, haemoglobin decreased. Clindamycin Hcl dosage: 300 Mg, 4x/day.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Olmesartan Medoxomil (10 Mg, Unk)
  • Norvasc (5 Mg, Unk)
  • Glipizide (10 Mg, Unk)
Patient was hospitalized.

Eye Swelling, Rash Maculo-papular (8363801-3)
on May 15, 2012 Male from UNITED STATES , 83 years of age, weighting 169.5 lb, was diagnosed with
  • cellulitis
and was treated with Clindamycin. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Clindamycin side effects: eye swelling, rash maculo-papular. Clindamycin dosage: 300 Mg Tid Po. Patient was hospitalized.

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Most drugs have a large list of nonsevere or mild adverse effects which do not rule out continued usage. These effects depend on individual sensitivity, and can include nausea, dizziness, diarrhea, malaise, vomiting, headache, dermatitis, dry mouth, etc. Check commonly reported side effects . These can be considered a form of pseudo-allergic reaction, as not all users experience these effects; many users experience none at all.

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Clindamycin Information

Alternative CLINDAMYCIN Names:CLINDAMYC

Active Ingredient: BENZOYL P CLINDAMYC

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Side Effects reported to FDA: 1404. View Clindamycin Adverse Reports

Clindamycin safety alerts: No

Reported deaths: 29

Reported hospitalizations: 212

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