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Your healthcare provider will recommend a dose of clindamycin based on several factors, such as the type and severity of your infection, the particular product, and other medical conditions you may have. Dosages for children are calculated based on weight. It is important to not miss a dose or stop taking this antibiotic earlier than your healthcare provider recommends, as bacterial resistance may develop.
Dosage of Clindamycin: An IntroductionThe dose of clindamycin your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
- The particular clindamycin product
- The type and severity of your infection
- How you respond to the medication
- Other medications you are taking
- Your weight (for children)
- Other medical conditions you may have.