Clindamycin (Mylan) is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) clindamycin. On this page you will find out more about Clindamycin (Mylan), including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: clindamycin
Information for medicine and pack size:
Clindamycin (Mylan) 300 mg/2 mL injection solution, 10 x 2 mL vials
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
This leaflet may also be found inside the medicine package. It contains information on side effects, age restrictions and other useful data.
What this medicine is for
Proposed indication(s):,CLINDAMYCIN MYLAN is indicated in the treatment of serious infections caused by susceptible,anaerobic bacteria.,CLINDAMYCIN MYLAN is also indicated in the treatment of serious infections due to susceptible strains,of streptococci, pneumococci and staphylococci.,Its use should be reserved for penicillin-allergic patients or other patients for whom, in the judgement of,the physician, a penicillin is inappropriate.
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||Clear, colourless to pale yellow solution free from visible particles, filled in vial with rubber closure and aluminium seal.|
|Dosage Form||Injection, solution|
|Route of administration||Intramuscular|
10 x 2 mL vials per carton: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store below 25 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||Do not Freeze|
|Life time||18 Months|
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
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