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Clindamycin

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/ 20,957 posts
Other Names: Cleocin   Dalacin T   Evoclin   Cleocin T   Clindagel

Levaquin

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/ 23,717 posts
Other Names: Levofloxacin
Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 20,957 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 4 out of 5
Based on 23,717 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Clindamycin International Nonproprietary Name is a lincosamides antibiotic. It is usually used to treat infections with anaerobic organism bacteria but can also be used to treat some protozoal diseases, such as malaria. It is a common topical treatment ... Read more on Wikipedia
Levofloxacin is a synthetic chemotherapeutic antibiotic of the fluoroquinolone drug class and is used to treat severe or life-threatening bacterial infections or bacterial infections that have failed to respond to other antibiotic classes. It is sold und... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Ruinedbyleviquin
April 12, 2014
Ruinedbyleviquin wrote
Do some research before you take this drug
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By Stephanie
March 19, 2014
Stephanie wrote
insomnia
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By Teri Barnett
March 12, 2014
Teri Barnett wrote
Rotator Cuff Pain
I had the same problem with Levaquin, torn rotator cuff and torn meniscus in my knee. Had surgery and still messed up.
Linda  |  March 18, 2014
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By I'm going crazy
February 10, 2014
I'm going crazy wrote
Clindamycin
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By Stormer Wiki
February 3, 2014
Stormer Wiki wrote
Clindamycin or Co-amoxiclav?
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By Chris
January 6, 2014
Chris wrote
Levaquin
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By Leviquin
November 5, 2013
Leviquin wrote
Difficulty walking, pain in toes a d did have pain in legs
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By cherryBerry
November 4, 2013
cherryBerry wrote
cephalexin and clindamyacin
I would've had mine taken out, and saved tens of thousands, and a lot of pain. Actually wanted them removed and done with, but dentist tend not to want to do that. They would rather milk each tooth for every cent they can get out of it.
cj0e  |  March 10, 2014
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By Lee
November 1, 2013
Lee wrote
Levaquin. Insomnia
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By lee sedwick md
October 2, 2013
lee sedwick md wrote
tendonitis and insomnia after taking levoquin
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By Patient Eve
September 5, 2013
Patient Eve wrote
Anaphylaxis after IV
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By Tom
August 6, 2013
Tom wrote
clindamycin HCL
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What patients are saying about Clindamycin vs. Levaquin

147 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
I was also on Levaquin after the clindamycin. They thought...
I was also on Levaquin after the clindamycin. They thought I had a sinus infection. Started having symptoms while taking Flagyl....haven't been right since. I'm not sure what/how they...
on clindamycin (sp?) but was switched to levaquin when the...
...under the ring. There was only one bump a few days ago so they seem to be growing in size and number. I'm assuming there is pus inside these bumps but was told not to pop them. Not that I can even ...
is effective. I generally avoid using it in patients...
Levaquin is effective. I generally avoid using ...aggressive infection inpatients (mostly bronchial). Clindamycin is more effective at a lower dose ...and go with Cephalexin, Levaquin, or a f...
did not work for a staph sinus infection. Checked...
...Clindamycin did not work for a staph sinus infection. Checked with the pharmacist and she instantly stated the risk of tendon damage and said talk to the doctor again becuase I was also given ano...
think the Levaquin caused a new infection now as it killed...
...cultures today. They think the Levaquin caused a new infection now as ...they have me on Clindamycin. That is antibiotic number 3 (Omnicef, Levaquin and now this) Hope it finally works. If I ...
with Clindamycin before I had my culture analyzed....
...prescribed with Clindamycin before I had my culture analyzed. I was also prescribed with Levaquin (expensive) before the results came in. The culture ...while taking the Clindamycin. Because ...
im currently taking levaquin with no result....its...
...have HS. I took clindamycin for almost 3 months ...result, i have also taken biaxin, zithromax, clindamycin, And others i dont remember... im currently taking levaquin with no result....its...
I use Clindamycin to avoid the tendon problems..can cause...
...is almost the same. I use Clindamycin to avoid the tendon problems..can cause intestinal problems but ...weakening drugs like Cipro and Levaquin. Jenny...
and the Clindamycin is not working. 9 months of almost...
...sinus infection. Blowing out brown mucous. Suggestions? Nasal infection 2009 after 3 days the antibiotic cleared it up. Recuring 2010 Levaquin cleared it up ...and the Clindamycin is not working...
(levaquin) and it gave me the same symptoms the clindamycin...
...reaccurance. I can almost guarantee that the clindamycin caused your ...infection (levaquin) and it gave me the same symptoms the clindamycin did. My GI doctor said that they know that clindam...
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