Review: could Clindamycin phosphate cause Water retention (Fluid Retention)?
Summary: Water retention is reported only by a few people who take Clindamycin phosphate.
We study 979 people who have side effects while taking Clindamycin phosphate from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Water retention. Find out below who they are, when they have Water retention and more.
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Clindamycin Phosphate has active ingredients of clindamycin phosphate. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from 1,197 Clindamycin Phosphate users)
Water retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, high blood pressure, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 18,429 Water retention patients)
On Feb, 27, 2015: 979 people reported to have side effects when taking Clindamycin phosphate. Among them, 3 people (0.31%) have Water Retention.
Time on Clindamycin phosphate when people have Water retention * :
Age of people who have Water retention when taking Clindamycin phosphate * :
Severity of Water retention when taking Clindamycin phosphate ** :
How people recovered from Water retention ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (1 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Tetracycline (3 people, 100.00%)
- Naproxen (3 people, 100.00%)
- Paxil (3 people, 100.00%)
- Metronidazole (3 people, 100.00%)
- Methylprednisolone (3 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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