Clindamycin

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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 ?

#4 in Clindamycin discussions - 75 posts discuss Weight Gain with Clindamycin. Weight Gain is #4 concern in Clindamycin discussions.
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ClindamycinI experienced weight gain and soft stools o...
" 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... "

but I have hives all over my face and have gained 8 lbs...
" ...me to stay on the Clindamycin for the full 10-day course but I have hives all over my face and have gained 8 lbs!!!!! Only 2 or 3 days ...TO TAKE IT ANYMORE!!!!! The teeth were extracted Monday, it is... "

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 ...couple weeks. I'm sure having a bit of... "

. So she is now on clindamycin (sp?) Ok so now Im stress...
" ...in 2 months. Well she has also been sick for about a week ...days. So she is now on clindamycin (sp?) Ok so now Im ...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...
" I take clindamycin. I find when I'm on ...right food, I would get quite nauseous. So I've gained... "

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

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 the areas... "

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 weight... "

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

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lindamycin to me. It seemed to be working for the f...
" ...me seriously, and prescribed clindamycin to me. It seemed to be working for the first week ...had good results with Ortho-tri-cyclen, but I'd rather avoid getting on the Pill if I can, I'm really worried... "

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