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A 49-year-old female asked:

Can you treat sinusitis and a uti with clindamycin?

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Dr. Anifat Balogun
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 29 years experience
Possibly: Choice of empiric ( without identifying specific causative bacterium/ bacteria) antibiotic therapy depends on typical bacteria that cause both infections, and if you are allergic to an antibiotic class.
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 29 years experience
Sinus and UTI: Hello. Yes, Cleocin (clindamycin phosphate) can help to resolve both a UTI and sinusitis.

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Randolph, NJ
A 49-year-old female asked:

Can you treat sinusitis and a UTI simultanously with clindamycin ?

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Dr. Jay Park
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Pediatrics 50 years experience
Unlikely: The bacteria involved in sinusitis and UTI are usually different each other and often require two different antibiotics to treat.

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