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Wyoming, MI
A 28-year-old female asked:

can prolonged use of benzaclin (clindamycin and benzoyl peroxide) gel cause stomach problems?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
Clindamycin: This antibiotic has the potential, even when used topically, to initiate clostridium difficile colitis. Do not know what you mean by "stomach problems" but if you are having diarrhea, stop this immediately and see a doctor.

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