Who should not take Clindamycin In D5W Piggyback?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:


  • myasthenia gravis
  • a skeletal muscle disorder
  • diarrhea
  • a type of allergy that causes red and itchy skin called atopic dermatitis
  • blood in the bowel movement
  • ulcerative colitis
  • an inflammatory condition of the intestines
  • Crohn's disease
  • diarrhea from an infection with Clostridium difficile bacteria
  • kidney disease with likely reduction in kidney function
  • decreased kidney function
  • liver problems


  • Sugars
  • Metabolically Active
  • Dextrose
  • Lincosamides

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