Dalacin C 300

Dalacin C 300 Dosage/Direction for Use

clindamycin

Manufacturer:

Pfizer

Distributor:

DKSH

Marketer:

DKSH
Full Prescribing Info
Dosage/Direction for Use
Dosage in Adults: Clindamycin hydrochloride capsules (oral administration): 600-1800 mg/day divided in 2, 3 or 4 equal doses. To avoid the possibility of esophageal irritation, clindamycin HCl capsules should be taken with a full glass of water.
Dosage in Children (over 1 month of age): Clindamycin hydrochloride capsules (oral administration): To avoid the possibility of esophageal irritation, clindamycin HCl capsules should be taken with a full glass of water.
Serious infection: Doses of 8-16 mg/kg/day in 3 or 4 equal doses.
More severe infections: 16-20 mg/kg/day in 3 or 4 equal doses.
Dosage in Elderly: Pharmacokinetic studies with clindamycin have shown no clinically important differences between young and elderly subjects with normal hepatic function and normal (age-adjusted) renal function after oral or intravenous administration. Therefore, dosage adjustments are not necessary in the elderly with normal hepatic function and normal (age-adjusted) renal function (see Pharmacology: Pharmacokinetics under Actions).
Dosage in Renal Impairment: Clindamycin dosage modification is not necessary in patients with renal insufficiency.
Dosage in Hepatic Impairment: Clindamycin dosage modification is not necessary in patients with hepatic insufficiency.
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