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Does cleocin (clindamycin phosphate) work on pimples?

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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics 50 years experience
Yes. : Cleocin (clindamycin phosphate) topically and systemically (through the blood stream) helps acne. Your doctor can fill in the details, but this is a good choice for acne, particularly in combination with benzoyl peroxide topically.

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Can i smoke while i'm on cleocin (clindamycin phosphate)?

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Infectious Disease 49 years experience
Yes but...: The antimicrobial will not decrease the risk of tobacco use.

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