Top
30
Doctor insights on: Clindamycin Overdose

Share

Clindamycin Overdose (Overview)

Clindamycin overdose info- this is what I could find. Significant mortality was observed in mice at an intravenous dose of 855 mg/kg and in rats at an oral or subcutaneous dose of approximately 2618 mg/kg. In the mice, convulsions and depression were observed. Hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis are not effective in removing clindamycin from the serum." See: https://www. Drugs. Com/pro/clin-si


1

1
What is the treatment for clindamycin overdose?

What is the treatment for clindamycin overdose?

See MD ASAP: In case of Clindamycin overdose, seek medical help right away. It can cause colitis which can be fatal. ...Read more

Clindamycin Overdose (Overview)

Clindamycin overdose info- this is what I could find. Significant mortality was observed in mice at an intravenous dose of 855 mg/kg and in rats at an oral or subcutaneous dose of approximately 2618 mg/kg. In the mice, convulsions and depression were observed. Hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis are not effective in removing clindamycin from the serum." See: https://www. Drugs. Com/pro/clin-si


2

2
What is the definition or description of: Clindamycin overdose?

Clindamycin overdose: Clindamycin overdose info- this is what I could find. Significant mortality was observed in mice at an intravenous dose of 855 mg/kg and in rats at an oral or subcutaneous dose of approximately 2618 mg/kg. In the mice, convulsions and depression were observed.
Hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis are not effective in removing clindamycin from the serum."
See: https://www. Drugs. Com/pro/clin-si ...Read more

3

3
What is the treatment for clindamycin overdose?

See MD ASAP: In case of Clindamycin overdose, seek medical help right away. It can cause colitis which can be fatal. ...Read more

5

5
Clindamycin alternova 300 mg is use for what?

Clindamycin alternova 300 mg is use for what?

Infection: Clindamycin alternova is a derivative of Clindamycin and available in some foreign countries such as sweeden and is used to treat various bacterial infections. ...Read more

6

6
I feel awful since I started using clindamycin - what's going on?

I feel awful since I started using clindamycin - what's going on?

Please: Tell your prescribing provider the specific side effects that you are experiencing. ...Read more

7

7
Is apo clindamycin safe?

Is apo clindamycin safe?

Yes, but...: Clindamycin is safe, but there are always some patients who get a few side effects or allergic reactions to their medications. More importantly is how the Clindamycin is used, how much, for how long, and for what reason. In pediatrics, Clindamycin is usually prescribed as a gel for teen acne. ...Read more

9

9
Can you take clindamycin with orlistat?

Can you take clindamycin with orlistat?

Yes: Orlistat works by inhibiting the secretion of the gastric and pancreatic enzymes that help you to absorb fat. This shouldn't affect your ability to absorb clindamycin. There is no interaction between the two drugs. Make sure you doctor knows that you're taking both. ...Read more

10

10
Clindamycin side effects last how long?

Clindamycin side effects last how long?

Sometimes a while: Clindamycin was the first antimicrobial to be linked to pseudo membranous enterocolitis, a potential serious and even life threatening infection due to clostridium difficile. If diarrhea continues especially with a kind of mousy/musty odor, seek medical attention. ...Read more

11

11
Can you drink if you are on clindamycin?

Drinking: Yes, but it will lower the efficey of the clindamyacin. ...Read more

14

14
Can clindamycin be used to treat chlamidia?

Yes: Clindamycin has been used in the treatment of chlamydia but it is not the preferred choice of antibiotic and the failure/relapse rates are much higher than standard treatment with such antibiotics as azithromycin, doxycycline, erythromycin, and levaquin (levofloxacin). ...Read more

15

15
How long can clindamycin side effects last?

Depends: The drug is out of your system in <15 hours but the side effects may linger depending on what you have. For instance c. Difficile diarrhea can be very persistent as can some allergic reactions. ...Read more

16

16
Help please! Is clindamycin a safe anti-biotic?

Help please! Is clindamycin a safe anti-biotic?

Yes: Clindamycin, like most antibiotics is relatively safe. All antibiotics can cause nausea, vomiting and diarrhea as well as allergic reactions. Clindamycin has a higher risk of causing antibiotic induced clostridium difficile colitis. ...Read more

17

17
How can I tell if I'm allergic to clindamycin?

Several ways: The preferred manner of testing depends on the history and the type of reaction. Skin testing can be performed, but there are no validated commercial extracts for clindamycin. If necessary, an oral challenge can be done. ...Read more

19

19
How does clindamycin affect your energy levels?

Usually not at all: This is not normally a side effect of clindamycin. However, any infection can cause low energy -- so I would guess that whatever infection you are being treated for is more likely the cause than the antibiotic. Discuss with the doctor treating you. ...Read more

20

20
What is the shelf life of Clindamycin 1% lotion?

Ask pharmacist: Ask pharmacy where you bought the drug for shelf life also should be printed ...Read more

22

22
Clindamycin and septocaine. Are these drugs safe?

Indication: Both have list of possible side effects and complications. Seek physician guidance. ...Read more

23

23
How long will clindamycin HCl stay in your system?

Clindamycin: If the kidney function is normal, Clindamycin can be expected to be totally out of the body after about 30 hours following the last dose. ...Read more

24

24
How long after taking zpak can u take clindamycin?

Right away: You can take these drugs at the same time if it's desired. The zithromax has a long half life and will remain in your body for 5 days after you stop taking it. Clindamycin's half life is much shorter and it will be eliminated from your body much more rapidly after stopping it. ...Read more

25

25
How long is it safe to use clindamycin, topically?

Acne antibiotics: Topical Clindamycin is used when acne is not controlled by standard care with benzoyl peroxide/salacylic acid or other otc products used religiously. It should be used in conjunction with other therapies. Unlike systemic antibiotics little is absorbed. The only limit for use is: toxicities (rash, diarrhea, c diff), inefficacy/resistance, resolution of acne. ...Read more

26

26
What do you use clindamycin HCl 300 mg capsule for?

Clindamycin: Usually for resistant staph infections of the skin. Also for dental infections, respiratory infections, bone & joint infections, especially for ones who are allergic to penicillin. ...Read more

27

27
Can I take clindamycin 300 mg amoxilin 400 mg together?

Clindamycin and Amox: It should not be a problem to take these anibiotics together, although why would you need to take both. It is parially redundant! ...Read more

28

28
Is it normal to feel so tired while I'm on clindamycin?

Depends. . .: Answer depends upon why you're taking clindamycin. Online. Epocrates. Com doesn't list fatigue as a side effect. If you're taking antibiotic to treat an infection, it's possible you're tired because of infection, not antibiotic. If you're taking Clindamycin to treat acne, you shouldn't be feeling tired. Best to go see doc who prescribed antibiotic & tell him/her your concerns & get complete evaluati. ...Read more

29

29
Why is the IV clindamycin dose more than the oral dose?

Doctor's discretion: An antibiotic medication can be dosed a certain way depending on what the doctor is trying to accomplish. For severe infections, a higher dose is often used. And, incidentally, IV forms are often considered 'stronger' than oral forms since the medicine goes right into the blood stream, rather than having to be digested first. It's always good to ask questions- and I'd ask that doc about the dose. ...Read more

30

30
Why is the IV clindamycin dose more than the oral dose?

Why is the IV clindamycin dose more than the oral dose?

Dose based treatment: Iv clindamysin is usually given for severe, often life threatening infections, whereas oral clinda is given for more commonplace infections. Worse infections are typically treated with higher doses of antibiotics. ...Read more

Clindamycin (Definition)

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


Overdose (Definition)

When the maximum dose of medication ...Read more