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Several medications could potentially interfere with clindamycin. Drug interactions may occur if the antibiotic is taken with erythromycin or neuromuscular-blocking medications, for example. Taking clindamycin with some of these medications may decrease the medications' effectiveness or increase the risk of other problems. To avoid any complications, ask your healthcare provider about your particular situation.
Clindamycin Interactions: An OverviewClindamycin can potentially interact with a number of other medications. Some of the medicines that may lead to drug interactions with clindamycin 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®)
- Oral typhoid vaccine.