A 43-year-old member asked:
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can you tell me for what infections do you use clindamycin for?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Clindamycin: Clindamycin can by used to treat many type of infections including Acne, Bacterial infection of the vagina, Toxoplasmosis, dental infections, bone infections, respiratory tract infections & peritonitis. It depends on the bacteria that needs to be treated.
Answered on May 12, 2015

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