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Tooth Infection
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I have been to the dentist got sent home with Clindamycin but I also have a sinus infection,Asthma and panic attacks.Is this safe for me to take 300 mg 4times a day?And will it work for both infections? ## It is an antibiotic, so it may help with both infections, the best thing you can do is try it and see. However, it generally isn't recommended for people that suffer from asthma. Learn more Clindamycin details here. Thus, I'd suggest you contact your dentist or doctor about an alternative antibiotic. What do you use to treat your asthma? ## I have COPD and my dentist just put me on cindamyacin 300mg 4 times for 7 days for infected wisdom tooth. He was unaware of my breathing problem. I have been on it for 3 days, should I discontinue and contact my primary care doctor ...
Updated 2 years ago in Clindamycin.
Sat, Nov 17 '12, 12:33 PM
Clindamycin Ranbaxy
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Clindamycin 150 MG CAP RANBAXY ## Clindamycin is an antibiotic that is used to treat various types of infections. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, skin rash and diarrhea. Read more: Are there any questions or comments? ## can i use this for a tooth infection ...
Updated 4 years ago in Clindamycin.
Fri, Jan 21 '11, 9:56 AM
clindamycin hcl 300mg
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for infection:bronchitis ## There are a few drugs that contain Clindamycin as the active chemical. You might want to check out , as it is a name for Clindamycin. ## I am taking 300 MG Clindamycin HCL for an abscessed tooth ( abscess is in the root area of the tooth) for 48 hours. Dosage; 1 capsule every 6 hours and initially instructed to take 2 capsules immediately. So far I am still experiencing a high degree of pain and there appears to be little if any reduction in my discomfort. How long does or should it take for the pain to subside? Also, is this a good medication for my medical problem? ## I also take Clindamycin hcl 300mg the pink pill dan3120) i take 3 pill a day for my gum infection i suppose to take it for 10 day but so far i take it for 8 day already and still don't see... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Clindamycin.
Fri, Mar 28 '14, 5:31 PM
how long Clindamycin work
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I have a tooth infection and started taking clindamycin for it i have to get my teeth extracted in 6days. Will the infection be gone by then so i can have the tooth extracted? ## Hi Debbie, Sorry to hear about your tooth infection. I'm actually in the same boat as you, getting an extraction in the next month or so for an infected wisdom tooth. Most people get them taken out when they're young, but at age 25 I guess it's better late than never Lol. At any rate, most antibiotics such as Clindamycin, are often prescribed for 7-10 days, depending on the severity of the infection. But my guess is that the vast majority of the infection may be eradicated well within the parameters of that time frame, especially closer to the 7th day mark, when many patients are actually finished w... ...
Updated 3 months ago in Clindamycin.
Tue, Dec 02 '14, 11:55 AM
how long does it take for clindamycin to work
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Does clindamycin work for an abcess tooth amd when will tje pain stop my tooth hurts so bad and i dont have insurance to cover the cost and i obly work part time ## Hello, Cali! How are you? It may work, if it does, you should notice an improvement after taking it for a full 3 days. However, the issue is that it is not going to correct the underlying problem that caused the infection and it is going to end up returning. So, you still need to have the tooth taken care of by your dentist. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. Is there anything else I can help with? ## I have a nasty bridge that needs to be removed. One tooth under needs to be extracted. I have to wait about 3 weeks ti start this process and until then, am in a bit of discomfort. ... ...
Updated 30 days ago in Clindamycin.
Sat, Feb 28 '15, 6:20 PM
Clindamycin 150 Mg Cap Ranbaxy
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can it be used after discard date ## It does not become dangerous, after the expiration date, but it will lose efficacy, meaning it won't work as well to treat an infection as it did, when it was new. This does create the possibility of developing antibiotic resistance. Therefore, you should see your doctor for a new prescription. Is there anything else I can help with? ## I can't afford a doctor but exp was a year ago. Will they hurt me? Woke up with a tooth abscess and that's y they were given to me in the first place. Thank you.. Oh and are you medical staff? Thank u ...
Updated 1 year ago in Clindamycin.
Wed, Jul 03 '13, 12:35 PM
abcessed tooth
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can this also be used for an abcessed tooth? i was given this for a staph infection and then my antibiotic had to be changed so i have some left. now i find myself with a horrendous toothache and an abcess and no money, insurance, etc. Just wanted an opinion, not anything that could get anyone in trouble.... thanks for your time... ## I have been using clindamycin for my abcess tooth also. Just started today, I have the same question. ## I used to work in a dentists' office. The dentist always used clindamycin for abcessed teeth. Make sure to see a dentist though, because if you just use the antibiotic and don't get treatment you will eventually loose that tooth. ## I ,in desperation, began taking clindamycin that my wife had for a bad tooth abcess of mine beginning on the 4th o... ...
Updated 6 years ago in Clindamycin.
Tue, Dec 02 '08, 3:57 AM
abses toothpain
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I have a bad abses tooth is keflex a good antibioti to take for it ## Although Keflex (Cephalexin) is commonly prescribed for tooth abscess, some patients believe that Clindamycin is a better option for these types of infections. In my opinion, it's best to stick to more natural options, such as Clove Essential Oil, to avoid many of the undesirable side effects that are associated with prescription drugs in general. However, it probably just comes down to whatever your doctor recommended for you and whether or not your body reacts favorably to it. I hope this helps! ...
Updated 2 years ago in Keflex.
Thu, Aug 23 '12, 10:57 PM
blue antibiotic with rx693 on it
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Can rx693 be used to treat my swollen face due to a tooth ache ## Hello, Roland! How are you? Sorry about the toothache, they are pretty horrible. This tablet contains 300mgs of the antibiotic Clindamycin, which can be used to treat various types of bacterial infections. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. Learn more Clindamycin details here. Did your doctor or dentist prescribe it for this? If not, then you should see your dentist for an appropriate antibiotic and treatment. If you only have leftover antibiotics from treating another infection, you may not have enough to complete a full course of them to eradicate the infection and that creates the risk of your developing antibiotic resistance. Additionally, if it is a dental infection, then... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Clindamycin.
Thu, Nov 21 '13, 2:42 PM
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green&aquablue ## The capsule in description is Clindamycin hydrochloride (150 mg). Clindamycin is a lincosamide antibiotic. It is usually used to treat infections with anaerobic bacteria but can also be used to treat some protozoal diseases, such as malaria. To view information about this drug, please click on the link below... If you have any other questions or concerns, please post back and I will be happy to assist you. ## Is the antibiotic Clindamycin effective for a tooth infection or abcess? ...
Updated 2 years ago in Clindamycin.
Fri, Apr 13 '12, 5:44 PM
translation of clendix
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what is clendix used for and its side effects ## I went to Mexico and this was the antibiotic they prescribed after some dental work. I had a terrible allergic reaction with hives, nausea, dizziness after a week of taking it. No tooth infection but I had to take strong antihistamines to calm the reaction. ## I been taking clendix 300 mg for 7 days for gum infection. What are side effects? ## Clendix contains the active ingredient Clindamycin, which is an antibiotic that's used to treat various types of infections. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. You can learn more Clindamycin details here. Joan, I am so sorry that happened to you. I had an allergic reaction to an antibiotic myself once and it isn't pleasant. They also seem to take... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Clindamycin.
Tue, Apr 30 '13, 2:16 PM
What Is Clindamycin Used To Treat
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about a million and one different things from zits to toothaches to STD. It can be used for a host of things. Maybe if you tell us how or why you have it, or did you just find some and cross your fingers it was something "good"? It is good if you have a skin infection, otherwise, sorry. ## My adult daughter has bronchitis very bad and I have these Clindamycin 300 mg. that my Dr. took me off and gave me a different one,just wondering if these would Help here. ## Can Clindamycin 300 mg. Be used for bronchitis? ## Cathy it can be used to treat it, but the issue is that there may not be enough left for her to finish a full course of treatment, which creates the risk of her developing antibiotic resistant bacteria. Learn more Clindamycin details here. She should get a new prescriptio... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Clindamycin.
Mon, Mar 17 '14, 8:37 AM

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