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clindamycin phosphate and stretch marks

A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
No: It will help keep you from getting new lesions. It is best used in conjunction with benzoyl peroxide. Your physician is your best guide.

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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
Look on bottle.: All medicines have an expiration date stamped somewhere on the container.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
49 years experience Dermatology
Effective: It is one of many acne therapeutic agents. It works for some acne, particularly for pimples, but not very effective for balck/whiteheads. It's hard to ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roman Bronfenbrener
8 years experience Dermatology
As prescribed: Generally, it is prescribed to be used once a day in combination with another medication such as benzoyl peroxide in the treament of acne.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Cleocin (clindamycin phosphate): See: http://www.drugs.com/sfx/cleocin-side-effects.html
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
49 years experience Dermatology
Yes.: But it may cause irritation.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leo Capobianco
29 years experience Urgent Care
Drug interaction: yes
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Allergies?: You may be allergic to clindamycin. Discuss with the doctor who ordered this. Don't apply again until you do.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience Infectious Disease
see below: Drainage of the abscess is the primary treatment. Antibiotic treatment is secondary to treat the surrounding soft tissue infection. This will usuall ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
28 years experience Dermatology
Topical antibiotic: used for acne or folliculitis

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