A 29-year-old female asked:
I had clind. 300mgx7 for gum pain. 6th & 7th day, i had watery stools, so i stopped the drug. 3 days now, still soft stools, mild abd. pain. to worry?
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A Verified Doctoranswered
Diarrhea on clinda: There is a possibility that you may have a C. diff infection of your intestines while on the antibiotics. This may happen with any antibiotic but it is more common with Clindamycin, especially iv. I would recommend contacting your doctor about stopping the Clindamycin. You may need to be treated empirically with Flagyl. In the mean time, add probiotics (live culture yogurt) to your diet.
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