Clinmas

Clinmas

clindamycin

Manufacturer:

Lapi
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Clindamycin
Indications/Uses
Infections of resp tract, bone, skin & soft tissues, intra-abdominal, gynaecologic, septicemia.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult 150-300 mg 4 times daily, childn >1 mth 8-25 mg/kg/day. Childn <10 kg Initially 37.5 mg. Hemolytic Strep infection Recommended length of treatment 5-10 days.
Administration
May be taken with or without food: Swallow whole w/ a full glass of water & in an upright position.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to clindamycin & lincomycin.
Special Precautions
Superinfection, premature infants, diarrhea. Impaired hepatic & renal function.
Adverse Reactions
GI disturbances, occasionally associated w/ severe colitis, skin reactions, jaundice, hematopoietic changes.
Drug Interactions
Potentiates the effect of neuromuscular blockers. Antagonises neostigmine & pyridostigmine. Antagonism w/ erythromycin.
MIMS Class
Other Antibiotics
ATC Classification
J01FF01 - clindamycin ; Belongs to the class of lincosamides. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Clinmas cap 150 mg
Packing/Price
30's (Rp79,500/pak)
Form
Clinmas cap 300 mg
Packing/Price
30's (Rp135,000/pak)
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