G: Capsule: Clindamycin hydrochloride; injectable: clindamycin phosphate
I: Serious anaerobic infections especially those caused by Bacteroides fragilis. Alternative to penicillin in some severe staphylococcal and streptococcal infections, including staphylococcal osteomyelitis.
D: Cap: Adult Serious infection 300 mg 6 hourly or as prescribed. Inj: Adult Serious infection 600 mg-1.2 g/day; More severe infection 1.2-2.7 g/day, given in 2, 3 or 4 equal doses. Single IM inj >600 mg are not recommended. Children (over 1 month of age): Serious infections 15-25 mg/kg/day; More severe infections 25-40 mg/kg/day, given in 3 or 4 equal doses.
P: History of gastointestinal disease especially colitis. Impaired liver and renal function. Prolonged administration. Atopic individuals. Pregnancy Risk Category B.
SE: Diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, abdominal cramps, abnormal taste. Transient neutropenia, eosinophilia, agranulocytosis and thrombocytopenia. Pruritus, vaginitis. Hypersensitivity reactions.
Pr: Capsule 150 mg x 100's
DR-XY28449 2013-03-25 150 mg 100s
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