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Clinical and Bacteriological Studies with Clindamycin

Br Med J 1970; 2 doi: (Published 20 June 1970) Cite this as: Br Med J 1970;2:703
  1. A. M. Geddes,
  2. F. A. J. Bridgwater,
  3. D. N. Williams,
  4. J. Oon,
  5. G. J. Grimshaw


    Fifty patients have been treated with clindamycin, a chemical analogue of lincomycin. Forty-four responded satisfactorily to treatment. Gastrointestinal side-effects were rare though five patients developed rashes. Most recently isolated staphylococci are clindamycin-sensitive.