Does Clindamycin cause yeast infections? What do you do for the side effect of vaginal itiching?
Question posted by taeken on 31 March 2013
Last updated on 23 May 2013
First of all, the itching isn't a side effect. Any antibiotic can cause the conditions that are favorable for yeast to grow. The itching is a symptom of the yeast infection. Any otc cream like monostat should get rid of it. Do not stop the clindamycin until you have taken all the pills. You can treat the yeast infection while you are taking the med. The creams also ease the itching.
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