Skin Channel
Topics
Medications
Quicklinks
Related Channels

Specific Drugs That React With Clindamycin/Benzoyl Peroxide

Neuromuscular-Blocking Medications
Clindamycin/benzoyl peroxide may increase the effects of neuromuscular-blocking medications, which are primarily used during general anesthesia. Make sure your healthcare provider knows you use this acne medicine before you have surgery with general anesthesia.
 
Other Topical Acne Medications
Using clindamycin/benzoyl peroxide with other acne medications may cause severe skin irritation, such as redness, dryness, burning, and stinging. Talk to your healthcare provider before using other acne products with clindamycin/benzoyl peroxide.
 

Final Thoughts

It is possible that not all clindamycin/benzoyl peroxide drug interactions were covered in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about any specific interactions that may apply to you. It is always a good idea to give your healthcare provider a complete list of all medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription drugs, herbs, and supplements.
 

Clindamycin/Benzoyl Peroxide Information

Terms of Use
Advertise with Us
Contact Us
About eMedTV
Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2006-2017 Clinaero, Inc.
eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.