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A 46-year-old member asked:

Can clindamycin phosphate work even though it's expired?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Expiration: In general, recommend against use of expired medications.

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A 33-year-old member asked:

How can you tell if clindamycin phosphate expired?

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Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology 45 years experience
Look on bottle.: All medicines have an expiration date stamped somewhere on the container.
Last updated May 30, 2019
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