Cleocin Phosphate

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Cleocin Phosphate Warnings

This medication may rarely cause a severe intestinal condition (Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea) due to a type of resistant bacteria. This condition may occur weeks to months after treatment has stopped. Tell your doctor right away if you develop: persistent diarrhea, abdominal or stomach pain/cramping, blood/mucus in your stool. Do not use anti-diarrhea products or opioid pain medications if you have any of these symptoms because these products may make them worse.
  • Read the boxed warning information for this medication.

Lactation Warnings

  • GI FLORA CHANGES POSSIBLE; MONITOR INFANT FOR DIARRHEA

Pregnancy Warnings

  • Limited human data do not suggest a clear association for development toxicity or adverse events. Consider maternal treatment benefits versus potential fetal/neonatal adverse outcomes.