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.
5 Ampicillin 7 2 4 3 3 Erythromycin 6 3 3 3 3 Tetracycline 6 2 3 3 3 Dicloxacillin 4 3 4 3 3 Trimethoprim- 4 3 5 3 4 sulfamethoxazole Antibiotic Concentration Antibiotic ([micro]g/mg/L) 1 2 4 8 16 32 Ampicillin 0 0 2 1 0 0 Erythromycin 0 0 1 0 0 0 Tetracycline 2 1 1 0 0 0 Dicloxacillin 3 1 2 0 1 0 Trimethoprim- 2 1 1 1 0 0 sulfamethoxazole Antibiotic [MIC.
5 Postoperative infection Ambulatory medical records COSTAR diagnosis codes DA140 Fever of unknown origin DC150 Cellulitis DC408 Abscess DH140 Mastitis DL101 Urinary tract infection DM153 Endometritis DR180 Wound infection COSTAR therapy or test codes RR240 Incision and drainage RT223 Bacterial culture taken RY828 Fever control instruction TB555 Blood culture TB800 Wound culture Amoxacillin/clavulanate Amoxicillin Ampicillin Cefuroxime Cephalexin Cephradine Ciprofloxacin Clindamycin Dicloxacillin Doxycycline Erythromycin Metronidazole Trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole (a) Hospital claims from delivery admission or any readmission within 30 days or emergency department claims.
Intravenous dicloxacillin was administered to prevent secondary bacterial infections.
She had seen several primary care physicians during this interval and had been prescribed several short courses of systemic antibiotics, including cephalexin, dicloxacillin and doxycycline.
He was started on a regimen of intravenous dicloxacillin and gentamicin.
Even though most patients with MRSA abscesses were treated with [beta]-lactam agents such as cephalexin and dicloxacillin, which are ineffective against MRSA isolates, there were no significant differences in outcomes between them and the patients whose isolates were susceptible to the drug they received.
Contract awarded for 14 - dicloxacillin, or powder injection 500mg for parenteral use, vial or ampule.
For years, patients presenting with soft-tissue infection were treated with a drug like dicloxacillin or cephalexin and sent home.
The antimicrobial agents most commonly prescribed for initial treatment were dicloxacillin (6), levofloxacin (5), and ciprofloxacin (4).
Those on vancomycin could be switched to oxacillin or dicloxacillin if the pathogen was methicillin susceptible, and could also receive concomitant therapy for gram-negative infections.
Results for ZYVOX were equivalent to the active comparator, IV oxacillin/oral dicloxacillin, which showed a clinical success rate of 86.