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Clindamycin 300mg Cap Ranbaxy
Yes, it's safe.: There is no specific interaction. However, with all antibiotics, you should be aware that prolonged use of multiple antibiotics does tend to destroy the normal gut flora (normal bacteria in your intestinal tract) and allows for overgrowth of one particularly BAD type of bacteria called clostridium difficile (C. Diff). This can lead to prolonged bouts of diarrhea. So, be careful in the long term. ...Read more
Part of the lincoside family . It has good gram positive an anaerobic coverage, but its association with the development of clostridium difficile infection has limited its use. It is used in certain drug allergy situations where staph, strep, pneumococcal, and anaerobic organisms. Its use in MRSA infections is spotty. It is a bacteriostatic drug that works ...Read more
I am living abroad. My doctor gave me a 1 gm dose of sporidex (cefalexin 250mg once) + 7day dose of doxycycline (100mg twice) for gonorrhea. Is cefalexin 1g effective?
Yes it is.: The new cdc treatment guideline recommends combination therapy with Ceftriaxone 250 mg as a single intramuscular dose, plus either Azithromycin 1 g orally in a single dose or Doxycycline 100 mg orally twice daily for 7 days. So your treatment is fine. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Gravol: You can take gravol with your antibiotics without a problem. ...Read more
Is this gud for acne? Clindamycin phosphate BP equivalent to clindamycin nicotinamide i.P in aloe allantion base with ethyl lactate, its a gel
Does nuerontin interact with any of the following dugs?
Digoxin 0.25 mg
Tamsulosin Cap 0.4 mg
Atorvastatin Tab 10 mg
Triam/HCTZ Tab 37.5-25
Flecainide Tab 100 mg
Urgent help neededif 92 yo patient wont take large 500mg kelfex capsule bid after rocephin for klebsiella uti, can I substitute 250mg cipro (ciprofloxacin) tablet bid?
Toe acetinobacter unresponsive to cipro (ciprofloxacin). Now on mino pending new cult/sens result.Md says use mino+cipro (ciprofloxacin) b/c maybe abscess.But MRI clear. D/c cipro (ciprofloxacin)?
Yes: This combination is used often especially in recurrent episodes or treatment resistant to a single or 2 drugs. Don;t stop anything unless you talk it over with your physician. ...Read more