Clinical study of gastrointestinal complications associated with clindamycin therapy.

@article{Swartzberg1977ClinicalSO,
  title={Clinical study of gastrointestinal complications associated with clindamycin therapy.},
  author={J E Swartzberg and R M Maresca and Jack S. Remington},
  journal={The Journal of infectious diseases},
  year={1977},
  volume={135 Suppl},
  pages={S99-103}
}
The incidence of and factors associated with diarrhea were evaluated in 1,000 patients receiving clindamycin. Diarrhea occurred in 6.6% of the patients, and of the many parameters evaluated, a significant association with diarrhea was found only for age (higher incidence in patients older than 20 years), sex (higher incidence in females), and route of… CONTINUE READING