What infections is Clindamycin (Cleocin) used to treat?

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31 Dec 2013

Clindamycin is used in the treatment of bacterial vaginitis; sinusitis; bacterial infection; skin infection; bone infection.

Clindamycin hydrochloride is associated with the treatment of:

-Aspiration Pneumonia
-BabesiosisBacteremia
-Bacterial Endocarditis Prevention
-Bacterial Infection
-Bacterial Vaginitis
-Bone infection
-Deep Neck Infection
-Diverticulitis
-Intraabdominal Infection
-Joint Infection
-MalariaPelvic Inflammatory Disease
-Peritonitis
-Pneumocystis Pneumonia
-PneumoniaPrevention of Perinatal Group B Streptococcal Disease
-Sinusitis
-Skin Infection
-Surgical ProphylaxisToxoplasmosis
-Toxoplasmosis,Prophylaxis

Source: Drugs.com

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