Clindamycin vs Levaquin

Clindamycin
(Rx)
Levaquin
(Rx)
Clindamycin is a vaginal product and an antibiotic.
Levaquin is an antibiotic.
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.1
Slightly Satisfied
Concern level
1.9
Concern level
2.7
Approval Date
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Not Available
December 20, 1996
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
30,239 Discussions
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Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Acne
#2 for Infection
#3 for MRSA
Clindamycin is prescribed for Acne and Infection and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Infection
#3 for UTI
#4 for Pneumonia
#5 for Bronchitis
#6 for Prostatitis
#7 for Bartonella
#10 for Ear Infection
#11 for Chlamydia
Levaquin is prescribed for Infection, Sinus Infections, UTI and Pneumonia and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Cli
Allergy
10
Diarrhea
7
Nausea
3
Depression
2
Headaches
2
Stomach Pain
2
Colitis
2
Heartburn
1
Anxiety
1
Vomiting
1
Lev
Allergy
10
Insomnia
6
Tiredness
6
Nausea
5
Anxiety
5
Weakness
4
Dizziness
3
Tendonitis
3
Depression
3
Muscle Pain
3
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Allergy
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Lev
10
10
Diarrhea
Cli
Lev
7
0
Nausea
Cli
Lev
3
5
Depression
Cli
Lev
2
3
Headaches
Cli
Lev
2
0
Stomach Pain
Cli
Lev
2
0
Colitis
Cli
Lev
2
0
Heartburn
Cli
Lev
1
0
Anxiety
Cli
Lev
1
5
Vomiting
Cli
Lev
1
0
Allergy
Lev
Cli
10
10
Insomnia
Lev
Cli
6
0
Tiredness
Lev
Cli
6
0
Nausea
Lev
Cli
5
3
Anxiety
Lev
Cli
5
1
Weakness
Lev
Cli
4
0
Dizziness
Lev
Cli
3
0
Tendonitis
Lev
Cli
3
0
Depression
Lev
Cli
3
2
Muscle Pain
Lev
Cli
3
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA)
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Not Available
C Category C
Before taking Levaquin during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alchohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Clindamycin and alcohol.
Method of use
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Injection, Pill
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Clindamycin Phosphate , Clindamycin Hcl , Clindamycin Palmitate Hcl
Levofloxacin, Levofloxacin/Dextrose 5%-Water
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Clindamycin and Levaquin: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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