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).
The patient was suspected to have bilateral upper extremity septic thrombophlebitis and was started empirically on dicloxacillin.
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.