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Location: New York
Several years ago, I received clindamycin (should be taken off the market) for an infected tooth. As a result I got C. diff and all the symptoms that go with it. I was treated with vancomycin, and I felt better, but not completely normal. A few days upon completion, it …
I ended up going to the hospital in January 2021 for abdominal pain on the left side of my belly. First, I went to immediate care and was diagnosed through an x-ray showing that the stool was stuck. I went to Target and grabbed some stool softener which didn’t resolve …
I am a public health dentist and practiced clinical dentistry for nearly 30 years. On January 11, 2022, I underwent periodontal surgery (tooth extraction and socket graft). The periodontist prescribed clindamycin for 6 days. There was no infection present, it was a “prophylactic” protocol to prevent possible infection. I returned …