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I'm having severe throat pain with green thick mucous. No fever and body pain.Doctor prescribed me lincomycin 500 for 5 days. No relief. ?
I was given Lincomycin & Metronidazole at birth (surgery to stop bleed) and was told its ok to breast feed afterwards? Long term side effects on bub?
No will not weaken u: Clindamycin is a lincomycin antibiotic, & it binds to a part of the bacterial cell, inhibiting bacterial protein synthesis. This should not have any noticeable effect on human cells. I checked the package insert from the drug maker (Pfizer) and found no evidence of an effect. Some acne medicines mixed with clinda have steroids in them -and those can be catabolic. I'm not sure where you got ur info ...Read more