Clindamycin Phosphate Gel Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Erythema Or Skin Redness
  • Itching

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Abnormal Peeling Of Skin
  • Dry Skin
  • Skin Irritation

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Stinging Sensation On The Skin
  • Headache
  • Oily Skin

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Significant Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Anaphylaxis
  • Bloody Diarrhea
  • Diarrhea From An Infection With Clostridium Difficile Bacteria

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Contact Dermatitis, A Type Of Skin Rash That Occurs From Contact With An Offending Substance
  • Diarrhea
  • Eye Pain
  • Hair Follicle Inflammation Due To Gram-Negative Bacteria
  • Intense Abdominal Pain

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