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Several medications can cause negative drug interactions with Cleocin, including erythromycin, neuromuscular-blocking medications, and the oral typhoid vaccine. These interactions could decrease the effectiveness of the medications or increase the risk of side effects. To ensure a safe treatment process with Cleocin, tell your healthcare provider about any other drugs you are taking, including nonprescription medications.
Does Cleocin Interact With Other Drugs?Cleocin® (clindamycin) can potentially interact with a few other medications. Some of the drugs that may lead to interactions with Cleocin include but are not limited to:
- Erythromycin (Ery-Tab®, E.E.S®)
- Neuromuscular-blocking medications, such as:
- Cisatracurium (Nimbex®)
- Rocuronium (Zemuron®)
- Succinylcholine (Anectine®, Quelicin®)
- Vecuronium (Norcuron®)
- The oral typhoid vaccine.