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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of clindamycin HCl Oral.

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Condition: Other
2/19/2008 10:54:05 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Prescribed for a severe sore throat. I'm allergic to penicillin, so I'm assuming that's why I was given this. Sore throat was gone within a couple of days . . . however the start of a yeast infection set in. Then diahrea and lose of bowel control. NOT A RECOMMENDED MEDICATION!! I will NEVER take this again!!!!!

Condition: Other
2/16/2008 3:19:34 PM

Reviewer: JennyG1964, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I was bitten by my cat on the thumb. It was a deep puncture and it got infected. I was given this medication to clear up the infection, it seemed to work just fine. I don't recall getting any kind of an allergic reation to this medication, and my system is very very sensative. I can't say that for some of the other descriptions I have read already about this medication, it seems to have a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
2/15/2008 10:04:54 AM

Reviewer: on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had an absest cut from my eyebrow, and prescribed this med. For 10 days. I came down with cold like symptoms a sore throat and on the 7th day broke out in hives and a rash. Then requested to be taken off the med and given benadril till symptoms disappear. This med doesn't work and I wouldn't suggest using.

Condition: Other
2/14/2008 6:04:05 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I am not sure what is happening, i think its an allergic reaction. I have red spots all over my body and occasional itching. I have a doc appointment tomorrow so i will update later. Not sure this is such a great med, i would not have taken it if i would have known all these side effects.

Condition: Other
2/13/2008 3:11:05 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Was prescribed this medication after having a sinus/ear infection which drained into my gums causing very painful gum pain. After 24 hours there was some relief with the expense of lower leg swelling, diarrhea and "metal breath"

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