Todacin

Todacin

clindamycin

Manufacturer:

T. O. Chemicals

Distributor:

T. O. Chemicals
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Clindamycin HCl
Indications/Uses
Infections caused by susceptible strains of Strep, Staph, Pneumococcus & anaerobic bacteria.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Mild to moderately severe infections Adult 150-300 mg 6 hrly. Childn 8-16 mg/kg/day divided to 3-4 times. Severe infections Adult 300-450 mg 6 hrly. Childn 16-20 mg/kg/day divided to 3-4 times.
Administration
May be taken with or without food: Swallow whole w/ a full glass of water & in an upright position.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to clindamycin or lincomycin.
Special Precautions
History of GI disease, severe renal or liver impairment.
Adverse Reactions
Diarrhea occasionally acute colitis (discontinue), abdominal pain, GI upsets, skin reactions, jaundice, hematopoietic changes.
Drug Interactions
Antagonism w/ erythromycin.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J01FF01 - clindamycin ; Belongs to the class of lincosamides. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Todacin cap 300 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's
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