The FDA approved clindamycin in February 1970.
If you are not sure whether you should start taking Clindamycin capsules, talk to your doctor.
The mechanism of action of clindamycin is by the inhibition of protein synthesis, acting specifically on the 50S subunit of the bacterial ribosome.
You should bring this list with you each time you visit a doctor or if you are admitted to a hospital. Symptoms may include skin rash, fever, swollen glands, flu-like symptoms, muscle aches, severe weakness, unusual bruising, or yellowing of your skin or eyes. Antibiotic medicines can cause diarrhea, which may be a sign of a new infection. Skipping doses or not completing the full course of therapy may 1 decrease the effectiveness of the immediate treatment and 2 increase the likelihood that bacteria will develop resistance and will not be treatable by CLEOCIN HCl or other antibacterial drugs in the future.
However, the plasma concentration of clindamycin should be monitored in patients with severe hepatic impairment.
Capsules 25 mg bottles of 600 75 mg bottles of 200 150 mg bottles of 100. Clindamycin prevents peptide bond formation, thereby inhibiting protein synthesis, by reversibly binding to 50S ribosomal subunits. OTHER NAME S Clindamycin Hcl Capsule.
Ask your doctor before use if you are taking the following medications:
The risks of developing tardive dyskinesia should be reduced by using the lowest effective dose of a neuroleptic for the shortest amount of time that is necessary.
Like other antiepileptic drugs, Depakote or Depakene may cause suicidal thoughts or actions in a very small number of people, about 1 in 500.
CDAD must be considered in all patients who present with diarrhoea following antibiotic use. Do not give this medication to anyone else, even if they have the same symptoms as you do. Treatment of upper respiratory infections are based upon the cause.