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A 45-year-old member asked:

Clindamycin phosphate is for what?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 58 years experience
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 infectious conditions.

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What are the uses of clindamycin phosphate?

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Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
Dermatology 51 years experience
Infection.: The topical forms are for acne treatment and folliculitis(hair follicle infection). The oral form is for bacterial infection which would respond to clindamycin.

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