Clindamycin would not be a first choice for an uncomplicated bladder or urinary tract infection. If a bladder infection remained untreated, leading to sepsis, clindamycin might be indicated if the bacteria in question were susceptible to it, according to WebMD.
Clindamycin is an antibiotic used to treat serious bacterial infections, according to RxList.com. Nausea, vomiting and diarrhea are common side effects. The drug carries a black-box warning relating to the risk of developing severe diarrhea, colitis, toxic megacolon and other life-threatening intestinal disorders during treatment. Anyone developing severe, watery diarrhea with or without blood in the stool should discontinue the drug and contact a physician as soon as possible.Learn More
Lidocaine hydrochloride topical solution, or lidocaine HCI, is a medication applied to the skin used to treat itching and minor discomfort brought on by eczema, insect bites, hemorrhoids, anal fissures and minor burns, according to WebMD. Lidocaine HCI topical solution works by numbing the skin temporarily.Full Answer >
Drinking plenty of fluids, especially water, dislodges a pill that is stuck in the throat, advises WebMD. If the medication can be taken with food, eating a piece of bread also helps resolve the problem.Full Answer >
Drugs.com explains that adults may use Nasonex to treat nasal polyps, while children as young as 2 may use Flonase to treat allergies. Nasonex is a brand name, but it also falls under the generic name mometasone nasal. Flonase has the generic name fluticasone nasal and another brand name, Veramyst. Nasonex and Flonase use different types of steroids to prevent the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation.Full Answer >
An aspirin regimen, also known as aspirin therapy, is a daily dose of aspirin between one-fourth to one-half of the regular strength to prevent and manage heart attack and clot-related stroke risks, according to WebMD. An aspirin regimen works by decreasing the inflammation of plaque build up in the arteries and preventing blood clots by thinning the blood.Full Answer >