Clindamycin Hcl Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Clostridium Difficile Infection

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Diarrhea
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Throwing Up

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Decreased Neutrophils A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • Hives
  • Inflammation Of Skin Caused By An Allergy
  • Itching
  • Rash

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Genital Itching
  • Inflammation Of The Esophagus
  • Inflammation Or Infection Of Vagina
  • Redness Of Skin
  • Thrush
  • Yeast Infection Of Vagina And Vulva

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Acute Pustular Eruptions On Skin
  • Blockage Of Normal Bile Flow
  • Deficiency Of Granulocytes A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • DRESS Syndrome
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Hepatitis Caused By Drugs
  • Increased Eosinophils In The Blood
  • Inflammation Of The Skin With Blisters
  • Kidney Disease With Reduction In Kidney Function
  • Life Threatening Allergic Reaction
  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  • Ulcers Of Esophagus
  • Yellowing Of Skin Or Eyes From Liver Problems

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Arthritis
  • Azotemia
  • Discolored Spots And Small Elevations Of The Skin
  • Taste Problems

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