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Question: Clindamycin Phosphate usp 1%

 Fyre4Man - Mon Aug 09, 2010 9:51 pm

If I applied clindamycin phosphate topical solution 1% to my nose and then after about 1 hour I toke a bath accidentally . And I think I got some into my mouth or nose and if I did is there any potential harm, or is it that after a ~ 1 hour the medicine was already absorbed into my skin and there is no harm done?
 Dr.M.jagesh kamath - Wed Aug 11, 2010 10:52 pm

User avatar Hello,The small quantity absorbed if ever it was, would do no harm.Clindamycin,if one has an allergy to would not be dose dependent and would have caused an immediate reaction if there was a sensitivity.Thus there should be no reason to worry.
With my best wishes.

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