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Clindamycin Expiration Date
i was told that you can put the contents of what is inside a clindamycin capsule into a facial toner or cleanser and that this will help your acne clear up. it did work for me. but will expired clindamycin capsules work the same way? will it have side effects even if you just apply it on your face and not take it orally? ## Yes, it can still cause some side effects, though they are usually minimal, since you don't absorb a lot of it, but you could still experience nausea, diarrhea, non-allergic skin rash and skin irritation. In addition, you are creating the risk of developing antibiotic resistance, which may make them much less effective in the future. Have you tried just consulting your doctor to get something specifically formulated for topical use? ## I take Clindamycin prior to... ...
Updated 2 years ago in Clindamycin.
Fri, Aug 19 '11, 9:27 AM   3  Subscribe to thread 219779
clindamycin expiration date/cold storage
clindamycin expiration date/cold storage? ## If you are referring to the tablets, they are only good for one year from the date of prescribing, after that they should be disposed of. This is an antibiotic, which may cause side effects such as: nausea, drowsiness, skin rash and diarrhea. You can read more on it here: A liquid or cream formulation has a much shorter shelf-life. How old is the medication in question? ## THE LIQUID CLINDAMYCIN I HAVE IS FROM 3/22/2010. WHAT IS THE EFFECTS OF USING THIS OLD PRODUCT? ## I have clindamycin hcl 150 mg capstev since 2/10/2010 can they still be used? ## 4/1/2011 ...
Updated 1 year ago in Clindamycin.
Sat, Jul 20 '13, 6:40 AM   4  Subscribe to thread 200738
does clindamycin hcl have an expiration date
have clindamycin hcl from 2008 is it safe to take ## Have clindamycin 150 mg cap from 1/07/2009, is it still safe to use? ## i have clindamycin 150mg kept in refrigerator is it still good?03/04/09 ## To cover these questions for other site users that may need to know the same information. If they the capsules have been in a bottle that was dispensed by your pharmacy, which exposed them to the elements, they have an expiration date of one year from the date you received them. After that time, they will start to degrade and will no longer be as effective. At that point, it's best to dispose of them, due to the risk of developing antibiotic resistance if you take them. Millie, were you asking about a liquid formulation? If so, those are only good for a week, they degrade very fast. If ... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Clindamycin.
Sat, Feb 23 '13, 2:31 PM   3  Subscribe to thread 196754
why does my clindamycin have an expiration date four years
My prescription clindamycin has an expiration date of four years from today is that right? 300 mg ## Hello, Luna! How are you? Is it in a regular dispensing bottle from your pharmacy, or was it in the original factory bottle? The original factory sealed bottles have a longer expiration date, but that should change once it has been opened. Did you try asking your pharmacist? ## Thank you for your reply, it is a pharmacy bottle not a manufacture bottle. Why would a pharmacist after opening the manufacture bottle not calculate the life span of the clindamycin? ## Can Clindamycin HCL 300 be used one year past the use by date ...
Updated 7 days ago in Clindamycin.
Tue, Jul 22 '14, 6:41 PM   3  Subscribe to thread 258125
Clindamycin 150 Mg Cap Ranbaxy
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   2  Subscribe to thread 224981
how long is clindamycin good for
Hello I have some liquid clindamycin from 2 months ago and I was woundering if it was still good? About how long the shelf life of this product is? ## Hello, Melliss! How are you? What is the expiration date on it from your pharmacy? Liquids tend to degrade faster and usually have a very short shelf life, anywhere from 10 days to a month, in many cases. ...
Updated 3 months ago in Clindamycin.
Sat, Apr 26 '14, 11:57 AM   1  Subscribe to thread 264171
shelf life of clindamycin 150 capsules
I have some clindamycin capsules from a year and 5 months ago, are they still good? ## Clindamycin loses effectiveness over time, which is why it has an expiration date of 1 year, once dispensed. After that time period, it may not completely clear up and infection and this creates the risk of developing antibiotic resistant bacteria. Have you consulted your doctor to get a new prescription? ## can I use outdated (2010) clindamycin 150 mg to treat a UTI infection? should I double up on the dosage since they loose their potiency please reply I have no health ins at the time and I know its a uti took a home test plus im almost 60 years old and have battled these things for years ## No you can´t. That medication has most likely lost any effect it once had ## You might try calling your ... ...
Updated 3 months ago in Clindamycin.
Fri, Apr 25 '14, 12:42 PM   5  Subscribe to thread 224736
Is It Safe To Use clindamycin Cream that had expired 4 months ago
Can I use clindamycin cream 4 months after it expired? What will happen of I use this expired medicinep ## There's actually a lot of conflicting information around the topic of expired medication, but according to a Harvard Medical School family health article, except in rare cases (i.e. tetracycline), there is little chance of danger due to taking medications even up to 15 years beyond their expiration date. This conclusion was based upon a study conducted at the request of the US military due to stockpiles of expensive drugs they could otherwise need to replace every few years. The conclusion was that 90% of those drugs remained effective 10 - 15 years after the expiration date. But the question is whether or not the drug you have happens to be one of these drugs from the study...... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Clindamycin.
Tue, Sep 11 '12, 6:14 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 235543
clindomycin
green pill ## how long does clindamycin safetly last after expiration date? ...
Updated 3 years ago in Clindamycin.
Mon, May 16 '11, 10:30 AM   1  Subscribe to thread 180909


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