dicloxacillin


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dicloxacillin

 [di-kloks″ah-sil″in]
a semisynthetic penicillinase-resistant penicillin used as the sodium salt, primarily in the treatment of infections due to penicillinase-resistant staphylococci.

dicloxacillin

/di·clox·a·cil·lin/ (di-klok″sah-sil´in) a semisynthetic penicillinase-resistant penicillin; used as the sodium salt, primarily in the treatment of infections due to penicillinase-producing staphylococci.

dicloxacillin

(dī-klŏk′sə-sĭl′ĭn)
n.
A semisynthetic penicillin, C19H17Cl2N3O5S, that is resistant to penicillinase, used in the form of its sodium salt primarily to treat infections caused by penicillinase-producing staphylococcus bacteria.

dicloxacillin

a semisynthetic penicillinase-resistant penicillin used primarily in the treatment of infections due to penicillinase-resistant staphylococci.
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The mean INR level before dicloxacillin exposure was 2.
Major finding: 144 patients taking warfarin (61%) had subtherapeutic international normalized ratio levels during the 2-4 weeks following a course of dicloxacillin.
Spectrophotometric study of the reaction mechanism between DDQ as [pi]-acceptor and potassium iodate and flucloxacillin and dicloxacillin drugs and their determination in pure and in dosage forms.
Alternatives include a combination of cephalexin or dicloxacillin and penicillin V or a combination of clindamycin and trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole.
The worker was treated with oral dicloxacillin and warm compresses.
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For moderate cases of purulent infection with some systemic involvement, incision and drainage should be followed by culture and sensitivity testing, the guidelines say, listing two antibiotics, trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole and doxycycline, as appropriate for empiric treatment, while trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole is recommended if the pathogen is found to be methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and dicloxacillin or cephalexin if it is methicillin-susceptible S.
The disks contained the following antibiotics: 10 [micro]g ampicillin, 30 [micro]g cephalothin, 30 [micro]g cefotaxime, 30 ug ceftazidime, 30 [micro]g cefuroxime, 1 [micro]g dicloxacillin, 15 [micro]g erythromycin, 10 [micro]g gentamicin, 5 [micro]g pefloxacin, 10 IU penicillin, 30 [micro]g tetracycline, and 25 [micro]g trimethoprimsulfamethoxazole.
The earlier case-patient was successfully treated with flucloxacillin and doxycycline, followed by dicloxacillin and doxycycline (5).
During pre-trip planning, the author's team made provisions to ensure that large quantities of the following medications were available for the mission: (a) topical Permethrin for scabies, (b) Permethrin 1% rinse or Pyrethrin shampoo for pediculosis, (c) topical tolnaftate liquid for fungal infections, (d) oral erythromycin (40 mg/kg/day for 10 days) for impetigo, and (e) oral erythromycin (40 mg/kg/day for 10 days) or oral dicloxacillin (50 to 100 mg/kg/day for 10 days) for cellulitis.