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Clindamycin International Nonproprietary Name is a lincosamides antibiotic. It is usually used to treat infections with anaerobic org...
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Does Clindamycin cause Weight Gain ?

#5 in Clindamycin discussions - 76 posts discuss Weight Gain with Clindamycin. Weight Gain is #5 concern in Clindamycin discussions.
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Clindamycin I experienced weight gain and soft stools...
" Weight Gain from taking Clindamycin I experienced weight gain and soft stools on this medication. In one week I went up 6 pounds. I consider myself a healthy eater. I eat mostly... "

but I have hives all over my face and have gained 8 lbs...
" ...Clindamycin for the full 10-day course but I have hives all over my face and have gained 8 lbs!!!!! ...teeth were extracted Monday, it is Wednesday, if I stop what kind of side effects should I... "

and the most common side effect I see is stomach upset...
" Clindamycin normally wouldn't cause dizziness; I prescribe it pretty frequently and the most common side effect I see is stomach upset and diarrhea. My guess ...sure having a bit of extra weight u... "

days. So she is now on clindamycin (sp?) Ok so now Im...
" ...2 months. Well she has also been sick for about a ...So she is now on clindamycin (sp?) Ok so now ...the chances that she has slow weight gain AND a lung infection and not having CF. ... "

I take clindamycin. I find when I'm on it I get tremendous...
" ...take clindamycin. I find when I'm ...food, I would get quite nauseous. So I've gained weight... "

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more than 60 start cipro clindamycin accu check 4 times...
" ...than 60 start cipro clindamycin accu check 4 times daily bone scan or MRI dont put weight on the affected foo... "

My doctor prescribed me clindamycin lotion which helped...
" ...plus sized days). It got worse and painful as I started gaining weight. My doctor prescribed me clindamycin lotion which helped a lot. I also ...the affected areas and used baby powder to keep t... "

to take Clindamycin for a couple weeks when she was just...
" I had to take Clindamycin for a couple weeks when she was just 5 days old for an infection in my stitches from ...I wasn't worried about her getting dehydrated or anything. She gained a ton of weig... "

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Bactrim I was given clindamycin to finish the treatment...
" ...but I had hypersensitivity due to ...year I actually have gained like 10 lbs than what my weight ...prescribing it. After my side effects with Bactrim I was given clindamycin to finish the tr... "

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clindamycin to me. It seemed to be working for the...
" ...prescribed clindamycin to me. It seemed to be working for ...with Ortho-tri-cyclen, but I'd rather avoid getting on the Pill if I can, I'm really worried that it will cause me to gain weight. I... "

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