Therapeutic Indications

Clindamycin is indicated for:

Severe infections

Irrespective of gender only Adults (18 years old or older)

Clindamycin is indicated for the treatment of severe infections. Consideration should be given to official guidance on the appropriate use of antibacterial agents.

Clindamycin does not penetrate the blood/brain barrier in therapeutically effective quantities.

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 1200-2700 mg in 2-4 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 1200-2700 mg in 2-4 divided doses daily

Treatment 3: Oral - 600-1800 mg in 4 divided doses daily

Bacterial vaginosis

Women only, only Adults (18 years old or older)

Antibiotic for the treatment of bacterial vaginosis.

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Vaginal - 1 applicator once a day

Treatment 2: Vaginal - 100 mg once a day

Severe infections

Irrespective of gender only Infants (40 days - 1 year old) , Children (1 year - 12 years old) , Adolescents (12 years - 18 years old)

Clindamycin is indicated for the treatment of severe infections. Consideration should be given to official guidance on the appropriate use of antibacterial agents.

Clindamycin does not penetrate the blood/brain barrier in therapeutically effective quantities.

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 15-40 mg/kg in 3-4 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 15-40 mg/kg in 3-4 divided doses daily

Treatment 3: Intravenous - 12-24 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Acne vulgaris

Irrespective of gender only Adolescents (12 years - 18 years old) , Adults (18 - 65 years old)

Clindamycin is indicated in the treatment of acne vulgaris.

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Cutaneous - 2 spreads in 2 divided doses daily

Contraindications

Active ingredient Clindamycin is contraindicated in the following cases:

Hypersensitivity to clindamycin

No gender/age discrimination