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Clindamycin and dizziness Patient Reports April 29, 2016



Dizziness, Dyspepsia, Lip Swelling, Oral Pain, Pharyngeal Oedema, Tinnitus (6569419-7)
on Feb 02, 2010 Female from UNITED STATES , 63 years of age, weighting 160.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • tooth infection
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: dizziness, dyspepsia, lip swelling, oral pain, pharyngeal oedema, tinnitus. Clindamycin dosage: 300mg Bid Mouth.

Headache, Dizziness (8165800-3)
on Feb 23, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , 51 years of age, weighting 151.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • tooth infection
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: headache, dizziness. Clindamycin dosage: 4 Times A Day Qty 28.

Anorexia, Blister, Dizziness, Sensation Of Heaviness, Vision Blurred (5084694-6)
on Aug 18, 2006 Male from UNITED STATES , 62 years of age, weighting 235.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • tooth impacted
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: anorexia, blister, dizziness, sensation of heaviness, vision blurred. Clindamycin dosage: 1 Tablet Three Times A Day Po.

Diarrhoea, Flatulence, Rash, Food Intolerance, Nausea, Dizziness, Fatigue, Asthenia (7780795-X)
on Sep 22, 2011 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 120.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • tooth extraction
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: diarrhoea, flatulence, rash, food intolerance, nausea, dizziness, fatigue, asthenia. Clindamycin dosage: 150 Mg, 4x/day.

Fatigue, Dizziness, Diarrhoea, Nausea, Asthenia (7488043-5)
on May 13, 2011 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 120.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • tooth extraction
  • bone graft
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: fatigue, dizziness, diarrhoea, nausea, asthenia. Clindamycin dosage: 150 Mg, 4x/day.

Dizziness, Dyspnoea, Serum Sickness (4901207-7)
on Jan 23, 2006 Female from UNITED STATES , 54 years of age, weighting 126.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • tooth abscess
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: dizziness, dyspnoea, serum sickness. Clindamycin dosage: 1 Ml (0.5 Ml).
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Synthroid
  • Insulin
  • Nitroglycerin


Abdominal Discomfort, Dizziness (7078584-7)
on Oct 19, 2010 Patient from GERMANY , 48 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • tooth abscess
  • thyroid disorder
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: abdominal discomfort, dizziness. Clindamycin dosage: 600 Mg, Bid.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Thyronajod 75 (75 Ug, Unk)


Abdominal Discomfort, Dizziness (7059773-4)
on Oct 19, 2010 Patient from GERMANY , 48 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • tooth abscess
  • thyroid disorder
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: abdominal discomfort, dizziness. Clindamycin dosage: 600 Mg, 2x/day.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Thyronajod (75 Ug, Unk)


Abdominal Pain, Dizziness, Headache, Nausea, Pruritus, Rash Pustular (5965991-6)
on Nov 21, 2008 Female from UNITED STATES , 28 years of age, weighting 96.00 lb, was diagnosed with
  • staphylococcal infection
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: abdominal pain, dizziness, headache, nausea, pruritus, rash pustular. Clindamycin dosage: 300 Mg 1 Pill/ea 6 Hours Po.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Prednisone Tab
  • Zyrtec
  • Benadryll Gel Tablets


Abdominal Pain, Asthenia, Diarrhoea Infectious, Dizziness, Fatigue, Nausea, Vomiting (6695466-0)
on Apr 22, 2010 Male from UNITED STATES , 75 years of age, weighting 175.9 lb, was diagnosed with
  • sinusitis
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: abdominal pain, asthenia, diarrhoea infectious, dizziness, fatigue, nausea, vomiting. Clindamycin dosage: 300 Mg Qid Po. Patient was hospitalized.

Dyspepsia, Dizziness, Peripheral Coldness (7328624-2)
on Feb 25, 2011 Female from UNITED STATES , 46 years of age, weighting 130.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • sinusitis
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: dyspepsia, dizziness, peripheral coldness. Clindamycin dosage: 1 Capsule 3 Times Per Day Po.

Asthenia, Blood Pressure Systolic Decreased, Dehydration, Dermatitis Exfoliative, Dizziness, Psoriasis, Pyrexia, Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis (5038119-7)
on Jun 09, 2006 Female from SWEDEN , 62 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • pustular psoriasis
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: asthenia, blood pressure systolic decreased, dehydration, dermatitis exfoliative, dizziness, psoriasis, pyrexia, toxic epidermal necrolysis. Clindamycin dosage: Oral.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Neotigason (acitretin)
  • Methotrexate
Patient was hospitalized.

Amnesia, Dizziness, Dysstasia, Feeling Abnormal, Feeling Drunk, Speech Disorder, Thinking Abnormal (6268190-6)
on Jul 14, 2009 Female from UNITED STATES , 44 years of age, weighting 135.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • oral surgery
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: amnesia, dizziness, dysstasia, feeling abnormal, feeling drunk, speech disorder, thinking abnormal. Clindamycin dosage: 1 Capsule -150mg- 3 Times A Day Po.

Dizziness, Nausea (4862174-8)
on Jul 22, 2005 Male from UNITED STATES , 61 years of age, weighting 275.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • localised infection
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: dizziness, nausea. Clindamycin dosage: Intravenous.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Clindamycin Hydrochloride (2700 Mg (300 Mg,3 In 1 D),oral ; 900 Mg (300 Mg,3 In 1 D),oral)
  • Clindamycin Hydrochloride (2700 Mg (300 Mg,3 In 1 D),oral ; 900 Mg (300 Mg,3 In 1 D),oral)


Cardiac Disorder, Diarrhoea, Dizziness, Headache, Hyperhidrosis, Vomiting (6146270-3)
on Apr 06, 2009 Male from UNITED STATES , weighting 200.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • localised infection
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: cardiac disorder, diarrhoea, dizziness, headache, hyperhidrosis, vomiting. Clindamycin dosage: 300 Mg 3/day Oral. Patient was hospitalized.

Dizziness, Dyspnoea, Diarrhoea (7518438-2)
on Jun 01, 2011 Patient from UNITED STATES , 76 years of age, weighting 260.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • infection prophylaxis
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: dizziness, dyspnoea, diarrhoea. Clindamycin dosage: 1 Capsule 4 Times Daily Po.

Abdominal Pain Upper, Chills, Clostridial Infection, Dehydration, Diarrhoea, Dizziness, Loss Of Consciousness, Pyrexia, Vomiting (6423978-3)
on Oct 30, 2009 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 176.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • infection prophylaxis
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: abdominal pain upper, chills, clostridial infection, dehydration, diarrhoea, dizziness, loss of consciousness, pyrexia, vomiting. Clindamycin dosage: 4 Capsules 1 Hour Before Appt Po. Patient was hospitalized.

Dizziness, Nervous System Disorder (5369463-1)
on May 10, 2007 Male from UNITED STATES , 23 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • infection
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: dizziness, nervous system disorder. Clindamycin dosage: 300mg, Qid, Oral. Patient was hospitalized.

Dizziness (5278377-7)
on Mar 14, 2007 Male from UNITED STATES , 23 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • infection
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: dizziness. Clindamycin dosage: 300 Mg, Qid, Oral.

Dizziness, Dyspnoea, Muscular Weakness (4708965-5)
on Jun 23, 2005 Female from PORTUGAL , 22 years of age, weighting 105.8 lb, was diagnosed with
  • ill-defined disorder
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: dizziness, dyspnoea, muscular weakness. Clindamycin dosage: 150 Mg (150 Mg, Daily), Oral.

Deafness, Dizziness, Gait Disturbance, Tinnitus (4594977-1)
on Feb 10, 2005 Female from , child 10 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • ill-defined disorder
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: deafness, dizziness, gait disturbance, tinnitus. Clindamycin dosage: Intravenous.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Morphine Sulfate


Abdominal Discomfort, Coordination Abnormal, Dizziness, Tachycardia, Tremor (6752888-7)
on Jun 02, 2010 Female from UNITED STATES , 64 years of age, weighting 142.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • gingival operation
  • prophylaxis
  • abdominal discomfort
  • mucous stools
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: abdominal discomfort, coordination abnormal, dizziness, tachycardia, tremor. Clindamycin dosage: One Capsule Po.

Muscle Spasms, Abdominal Distension, Nausea, Mucous Stools, Dizziness (7783440-2)
on Sep 28, 2011 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 135.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • foot deformity
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: muscle spasms, abdominal distension, nausea, mucous stools, dizziness. Clindamycin dosage: N/A.

Asthenia, Back Pain, Chest Pain, Dizziness, Dyspepsia, Ear Pain, Influenza Like Illness, Malaise, Oropharyngeal Pain (7090866-1)
on Nov 05, 2010 Female from UNITED STATES , 60 years of age, weighting 140.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • endodontic procedure
  • infection
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: asthenia, back pain, chest pain, dizziness, dyspepsia, ear pain, influenza like illness, malaise, oropharyngeal pain. Clindamycin dosage: N/A.

Dizziness, Nausea, Throat Tightness, Vision Blurred (6121399-4)
on Mar 13, 2009 Male from UNITED STATES , 56 years of age, weighting 150.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • endodontic procedure
  • tooth infection
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: dizziness, nausea, throat tightness, vision blurred. Clindamycin dosage: 300mg Every 6 Hours Po.

Vertigo, Dizziness, Nausea (7444836-1)
on Apr 26, 2011 Female from UNITED STATES , 48 years of age, weighting 145.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • endodontic procedure
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: vertigo, dizziness, nausea. Clindamycin dosage: 1 Capsule 4 X Day Po.

Dizziness, Nystagmus, Vertigo (5729010-9)
on May 05, 2008 Female from UNITED STATES , 36 years of age, weighting 135.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • endodontic procedure
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: dizziness, nystagmus, vertigo. Clindamycin dosage: 150 Mg (300 Mg 1st Dose) 4x/day Pill.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Lidocaine


Confusional State, Fatigue, Dizziness, Activities Of Daily Living Impaired, Product Quality Issue (7814809-5)
on Oct 13, 2011 Female from UNITED STATES , 81 years of age, weighting 148.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • cellulitis
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: confusional state, fatigue, dizziness, activities of daily living impaired, product quality issue. Clindamycin dosage: 300 Mg Every 6 Hrs. Orally.

Anaemia, Asthenia, Diarrhoea, Dizziness, Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage (7098602-X)
on Nov 10, 2010 Male from UNITED STATES , 62 years of age, weighting 432.1 lb, was diagnosed with
  • cellulitis
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: anaemia, asthenia, diarrhoea, dizziness, gastrointestinal haemorrhage. Clindamycin dosage: 600 Mg Qid Iv. Patient was hospitalized.

Dehydration, Diarrhoea, Dizziness, Dry Mouth, Dysarthria, Fatigue, Feeling Abnormal, Lethargy, Malaise (4849587-5)
on Nov 25, 2005 Female from AUSTRALIA , 43 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • breast abscess
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: dehydration, diarrhoea, dizziness, dry mouth, dysarthria, fatigue, feeling abnormal, lethargy, malaise. Clindamycin dosage: 300 Mg (150 Mg, Qid), Oral.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Remifemin (cimicifuga Racemosa Root)
Patient was hospitalized and became disabled.

Abdominal Pain Upper, Alanine Aminotransferase Increased, Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased, Blood Alkaline Phosphatase Increased, Blood Lactate Dehydrogenase Increased, Dizziness, Gamma-glutamyltransferase Increased, Headache, Hepatotoxicity (6584795-7)
on Jan 20, 2010 Female from , 52 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • brain abscess
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: abdominal pain upper, alanine aminotransferase increased, aspartate aminotransferase increased, blood alkaline phosphatase increased, blood lactate dehydrogenase increased, dizziness, gamma-glutamyltransferase increased, headache, hepatotoxicity. Clindamycin dosage: 450mg, Tid.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Amoxicillin
  • Warfarin
  • Phenytoin


Abasia, Balance Disorder, Deafness, Dizziness, Tinnitus (4634815-1)
on Apr 01, 2005 Female from , child 10 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • appendicitis
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: abasia, balance disorder, deafness, dizziness, tinnitus. Clindamycin dosage: Intravenous.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Morphine Sulfate


Abdominal Distension, Asthenia, Body Temperature Increased, Clostridium Difficile Toxin Test Positive, Diarrhoea, Dizziness, Gastroenteritis, Nausea, Post Procedural Complication (4823026-2)
on Nov 07, 2005 Female from UNITED STATES , 79 years of age, weighting 115.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • antibiotic prophylaxis
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: abdominal distension, asthenia, body temperature increased, clostridium difficile toxin test positive, diarrhoea, dizziness, gastroenteritis, nausea, post procedural complication. Clindamycin dosage: 600mg 1 Hour Preop Iv; 900mg Q8hours Iv. Patient was hospitalized.

Dizziness, Nausea (7151499-1)
on Dec 07, 2010 Female from GERMANY , 20 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • antibiotic prophylaxis
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: dizziness, nausea. Clindamycin dosage: N/A.

Chills, Dehydration, Diarrhoea, Dizziness, Feeling Jittery, Pyrexia (6121040-0)
on Mar 12, 2009 Female from UNITED STATES , 36 years of age, weighting 125.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • acne
and was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: chills, dehydration, diarrhoea, dizziness, feeling jittery, pyrexia. Clindamycin dosage: 2x A Day Top.

Anal Discomfort, Dizziness, Dysgeusia, Rectal Discharge (5122373-7)
on Sep 18, 2006 Male from UNITED STATES , 81 years of age, was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: anal discomfort, dizziness, dysgeusia, rectal discharge. Clindamycin dosage: 150 Mg.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Alapurinol
  • Altase
  • Norvasc
  • Lipitor
  • Metaprolol


Anal Discomfort, Dizziness, Dysgeusia, Rectal Discharge (5087939-1)
on Aug 09, 2006 Male from UNITED STATES , 81 years of age, was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: anal discomfort, dizziness, dysgeusia, rectal discharge. Clindamycin dosage: 150 Mg.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Alapurinol
  • Altase
  • Norvasc
  • Lipitor
  • Metaprolol


Dizziness, Tooth Infection (7260197-5)
on Oct 07, 2010 Male from UNITED STATES , 45 years of age, was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: dizziness, tooth infection. Clindamycin dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Humira
  • Humira


Nausea, Dizziness, Vomiting (7722227-3)
on Aug 24, 2011 Male from SINGAPORE , 23 years of age, was treated with Clindamycin. After Clindamycin was administered, patient encountered several Clindamycin side effects: nausea, dizziness, vomiting. Clindamycin dosage: N/A.

Clindamycin Side Effects and Counts

DISCLAIMER: ALL DATA PROVIDED AS-IS. Data Source: openfda.gov.
Side EffectReport Count
DIARRHOEA586
PAIN558
NAUSEA510
DYSPNOEA440
RASH431
PYREXIA416
VOMITING382
ANXIETY369
FATIGUE351
HEADACHE292
ANAEMIA283
ASTHENIA281
INJURY279
DIZZINESS268
PNEUMONIA256
DEPRESSION250
CHEST PAIN250
DRUG INEFFECTIVE242
ABDOMINAL PAIN239
PRURITUS237
ARTHRALGIA230
RENAL FAILURE ACUTE225
BACK PAIN224
WEIGHT DECREASED220
HYPOTENSION220
PULMONARY EMBOLISM209
FALL209
DEEP VEIN THROMBOSIS209
PAIN IN EXTREMITY202
CELLULITIS201
MALAISE198
DEHYDRATION192
HYPERTENSION191
ERYTHEMA191
OEDEMA PERIPHERAL189
RENAL FAILURE173
EMOTIONAL DISTRESS173
COUGH173
GASTROOESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DISEASE171
ABDOMINAL PAIN UPPER171
DRUG INTERACTION170
URINARY TRACT INFECTION168
DEATH167
HYPOAESTHESIA166
SEPSIS165
OSTEONECROSIS OF JAW159
INSOMNIA158
DECREASED APPETITE158
DRUG HYPERSENSITIVITY157
CONSTIPATION157
DYSPHAGIA149
THROMBOCYTOPENIA140
OSTEOMYELITIS136
MUSCLE SPASMS133
PARAESTHESIA131
INFECTION131
URTICARIA130
PLEURAL EFFUSION128
GENERAL PHYSICAL HEALTH DETERIORATION123
CONFUSIONAL STATE123
RESPIRATORY FAILURE121
CARDIAC FAILURE CONGESTIVE121
GAIT DISTURBANCE120
OSTEOARTHRITIS119
DYSPEPSIA119
CHILLS119
PANCYTOPENIA116
NEUROPATHY PERIPHERAL115
CONDITION AGGRAVATED110
CLOSTRIDIUM DIFFICILE COLITIS110
SINUSITIS109
SYNCOPE108
NEUTROPENIA108
TREMOR107
MYALGIA107
TACHYCARDIA106
SPINAL OSTEOARTHRITIS106
MULTI-ORGAN FAILURE106
CEREBROVASCULAR ACCIDENT101
SWELLING FACE100
HYPERSENSITIVITY100
ANHEDONIA100
PAIN IN JAW99
ATRIAL FIBRILLATION99
SWELLING97
BRONCHITIS96
CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE95
BONE DISORDER95
MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION93
LYMPHADENOPATHY92
CHOLELITHIASIS92
HAEMOGLOBIN DECREASED91
CLOSTRIDIUM DIFFICILE INFECTION91
ATELECTASIS91
CONVULSION89
ABDOMINAL DISTENSION89
MUSCULAR WEAKNESS88
PALPITATIONS87
GASTROINTESTINAL HAEMORRHAGE86
ARTHRITIS86

Top 5 Reported Side Effects | Source:FDA

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