CLINDAMYCIN PHOS-BENZOYL PEROX Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • erythema or redness of skin or mucous membrane
  • itching

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • abnormal peeling of skin
  • dry skin
  • skin irritation

INFREQUENT side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • skin irritation

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • abnormal peeling of skin
  • erythema or redness of skin or mucous membrane
  • dry skin
  • a sensation of feeling warm
  • a stinging sensation on the skin
  • oily skin
  • headache

RARE side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • fluid accumulation around the eye
  • throat swelling
  • a feeling of throat tightness
  • skin inflammation due to a topically applied medication
  • itching
  • hives
  • fainting
  • a skin rash
  • puffy face from water retention
  • trouble breathing
  • a significant type of allergic reaction called anaphylaxis
  • a hypersensitivity reaction to a drug
  • diarrhea from an infection with Clostridium difficile bacteria
  • bloody diarrhea

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • hair follicle inflammation due to gram-negative bacteria
  • diarrhea

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