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is clindamycin a macrolide

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Rupp
20 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Not Necessarily: Your allergist can test this for you. Usually people who are allergic to erythromycin have cross reactivity with azithromycin, clarithromycin. Issue ... Read More

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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Tell rx'ing Dr.: Let the dr. Know you are also vomiting with the clinda, as it would be recommended to change class of antibiotics. Best wishes.
Dr. Reena Gupta
18 years experience Dentistry
Consult your dentist: I would recommend to stop taking the antibiotics an talk to your doctor immediately..Could be allergic reaction.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
15 years experience Family Medicine
No interactions: No interactions are identified, but it may add irritation to the skin. Try it for while, and if you develop any redness or rash stop taking one or the ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: It is an antibiotic, not a deodorant.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
15 years experience Family Medicine
Antibiotic: This medicine is an antibiotic. Clindamycin (cleocin) is used to treat serious infections caused by bacteria.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
No: They're unrelated.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
May or may not: The CDC recommended regimen includes Azithromycin 1 g single those, doxycycline hundred milligrams twice a day for seven days, Erythromycin base 500 m ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ted Anderson
27 years experience Gynecology
Maybe: It depends on the organism causing the uti. That is not one of the more common antibiotics used urinary tract infections.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
No: It's not used to treat stds, but it might sometimes be used as a component of therapy for pid.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Clindamycine for wha: Clindamycine is an antibiotic which is effective against many bacterria and is used alone and in combination with other antibiotics far several infect ... Read More
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