Review: could Clindamycin Phosphate cause High Blood Sugar?


High blood sugar is found among people who take Clindamycin Phosphate, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Cubicin, and have Infection . We study 1,102 people who have side effects while taking Clindamycin phosphate from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have High blood sugar. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood sugar and more.

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Clindamycin Phosphate

Clindamycin phosphate has active ingredients of clindamycin phosphate. It is often used in acne. (latest outcomes from Clindamycin phosphate 1,588 users)

High Blood Sugar

High blood sugar has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, blood glucose increased, drug ineffective, sepsis, hypoglycemia (latest reports from 23,477 High blood sugar patients).

On Sep, 19, 2016

1,102 people reported to have side effects when taking Clindamycin Phosphate.
Among them, 7 people (0.64%) have High Blood Sugar

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Clindamycin phosphate cause High blood sugar?

Time on Clindamycin Phosphate when people have High Blood Sugar *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have High Blood Sugar when taking Clindamycin Phosphate *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have High Blood Sugar when taking Clindamycin Phosphate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 100 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Infection (5 people, 71.43%)
  • Endocarditis (4 people, 57.14%)
  • Pulmonary Mycosis (2 people, 28.57%)
  • Lung Infection (2 people, 28.57%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vancomycin (5 people, 71.43%)
  • Rifamycin (5 people, 71.43%)
  • Oxacillin (5 people, 71.43%)
  • Gentamicin (5 people, 71.43%)
  • Cubicin (5 people, 71.43%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Renal Failure (5 people, 71.43%)
  • Necrosis (5 people, 71.43%)
  • Concomitant Disease Aggravated (5 people, 71.43%)
  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (5 people, 71.43%)
  • Drug Ineffective (4 people, 57.14%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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