Clindamycin is used in the treatment of bacterial infections. It is used in infections of the skin such as acne (Pimples), abdomen, bone, skin, heart and soft tissues. It also used in post-operative infections.
Clindatime Products side effects
Side Effects of Clindatime are Diarrhea, Abnormal liver function tests, Abdominal pain.
Clindamycin is an antibiotic. It works by preventing synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions. Thus, it stops the bacteria from growing, and prevents the infection from spreading.
Q. How long does Clindatime 300 Capsule take to work?
Usually, Clindatime 300 Capsule starts working soon after taking it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria and make you feel better.
Q. Can the use of Clindatime 300 Capsule cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Clindatime 300 Capsule can cause diarrhea. It is an antibiotic which kills the harmful bacteria. However, it also affects the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. If you are experiencing severe diarrhea, talk to your doctor about it.
Q. Is Clindatime 300 Capsule effective?
Clindatime 300 Capsule is effective if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Do not stop taking it even if you see improvement in your condition. If you stop using Clindatime 300 Capsule too early, the symptoms may return or worsen.
Q. What if I don't get better after using Clindatime 300 Capsule?
Inform your doctor if you don't feel better after finishing the full course of treatment. Also, inform him if your symptoms are getting worse while using this medicine.
Q. Is Clindatime 300 Capsule safe?
Clindatime 300 Capsule is generally safe to use. However, you should take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. It may cause some side effects that are temporary and usually resolve on their own. Your doctor will tell you ways to cope up with them.
Q. Can I stop taking Clindatime 300 Capsule when I feel better?
No, do not stop taking Clindatime 300 Capsule and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.
Q. Does Clindatime 300 Capsule treat acne scars?
Clindatime 300 Capsule can prevent the formation of new scars by preventing formation of new acne, but will not be useful for the scars already formed
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 10th Apr 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.