Skip to content
My WebMD Sign In, Sign Up

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

Overall User Ratings

726 Total User Reviews

User Reviews

«Previous 366-370 of 473 Next»
Condition: Other
10/13/2008 4:21:11 PM

Reviewer: mikesbosox, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Two the day after I began taking this drug I experienced muscle spasms in my lower back. The pain level went to a 7 on a 10 scale. I notified my clinician and stopped taking the drug. It took my 5 days of treatment with nsaids to solve the problem. Never again!!

Condition: Other
10/13/2008 9:14:33 AM

Reviewer: cy, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Dentist prescribed for post root canal along with hydrocodone for pain. It gave me terrible heartburn, stomache aches, headaches. I took medication with the acidophilus he recommended. Day 4 thought I had some mosquito bites on my arms and legs and the next day my itching whelps covered my back and worse on arms and legs. The is day 7 and had stopped the medication on day 5 and still have the ras ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
10/8/2008 2:29:25 PM

Reviewer: sadrip, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I took this medication for a root canal infection. After 5 days I had severe heartburn I thought I was going to pass out! I stopped taking it then about 10 days later had severe stomach cramping and soft stools that lasted 2 weeks. If felt like I had the flu for 2 weeks. I will never take this again!!

Condition: Other
10/7/2008 5:15:51 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
from the first time i took this medication for an infected tooth i felt dizzy and sick to my stomach so much so that every time i ate i felt as if i was going to vomit that never went away i took it for 2 days before breaking out in hives i was constantly hot, dizzy and itchy then was advised to stop taking this medication the next day i got very dizzy then felt flushed but i was very red then my ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
10/3/2008 7:24:22 PM

Reviewer: AnitalHessler, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was prescribed this Medication for an abcess in my tooth. I had only taken 4 pills when I became ill with vomitting and had pain/burning in my stomach/throat. My dentist insisted that I try this even though I requested Amoxicillin (that I had already started and I tolerate well) Years ago I had a horrible experience with Bactrim (damaged kidneys)therefore, I am paranoid with taking a ne ... Show Full Comment

«Previous 366-370 of 473 Next»
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
 
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

Ask the pharmacist

Questions about medications? Get expert answers by video or live chat about allergies, pregnancy, sleep, and more.
See the Ask the Pharmacist event schedule.

Ask a Question

Popular Slideshows & Tools on WebMD

hands on abdomen
Can you catch one?
Woman sitting in front of UV lights
Is yours working?
woman using breath spray
What's causing yours?
womans hand on abdomen
Are you ready for baby?
MS Overview
Recognizing symptoms.
bowl of yogurt with heart shape
Eat for a healthy heart.
woman doing pushups
To help you get fit.
Colored x-ray of tooth decay
Know what to look for.
Woman sitting with child
Do you know the symptoms?
mosquito
Stings, bites, burns, and more.
Allentown, PA
Are you living in one?
Thyroid exam
See how much you know.

Women's Health Newsletter

Find out what women really need.

WebMD the app

Get trusted health information. Whenever. Wherever... with your iPhone, iPad or Android.

Find Out More
IMPORTANT: About This Section and Other User-Generated Content on WebMD

The opinions expressed in WebMD User-generated content areas like communities, reviews, ratings, or blogs are solely those of the User, who may or may not have medical or scientific training. These opinions do not represent the opinions of WebMD. User-generated content areas are not reviewed by a WebMD physician or any member of the WebMD editorial staff for accuracy, balance, objectivity, or any other reason except for compliance with our Terms and Conditions. Some of these opinions may contain information about treatment or uses of drug products that have not been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. WebMD does not endorse any specific product, service, or treatment.

Do not consider WebMD User-generated content as medical advice. Never delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice from your doctor or other qualified healthcare provider because of something you have read on WebMD. You should always speak with your doctor before you start, stop, or change any prescribed part of your care plan or treatment. WebMD understands that reading individual, real-life experiences can be a helpful resource but it is never a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment from a qualified health care provider. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or dial 911 immediately.