Infectious Disease Compendium

Cloxacillin

Dosing

CrCl Formula

CrCl > 80: 500 - 1000 mg q 6 h po.

CrCl 80-50: 500 - 1000 mg q 6 h po.

CrCl 50-10: 500 - 1000 mg q 6 h po.

CrCl < 10: 500 - 1000 mg q 6 h po.

Hemodialysis: 500 - 1000 mg q 6 h po.

Peritoneal dialysis: 500 - 1000 mg q 6 h po.

Important side effects

Important drug interactions

Rants and Screeds

Pearls

Treatment of choice

Staphylococcus and streptococcus.

Use for

Don't use for

Class

Penicillin.