Dicloxin 250 is a penicillin-type of antibiotic used to treat various bacterial infections. It is effective in infections of the throat, ear, nasal sinu... View More
Uses of Klox-D Capsule
Side effects of Klox-D Capsule
How to use Klox-D Capsule
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Do not chew, crush or break it. Dicloxin 250 is to be taken empty stomach.
How Klox-D Capsule works
Dicloxin 250 is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming their own protective covering (cell wall) which is needed for them to s... View More
Pneumonia, Endocarditis, Impetigo, Cellulitis, Septic Arthritis, Surgical Prophylaxis, Otitis externa, Staphylococcal skin infections, Folliculitis, Boi... View More
Should be taken on an empty stomach. Take on an empty stomach at least 1 hr before or 2 hr after meals.
Oral Staphylococcus aureus infections 125-500 mg PO q6hr
Child: PO 12–25 mg/kg/day q6h For bone and joint infections, up to 100 mg/kg/day
Hypersensitivity to penicillins.
Mode of Action
Dicloxacillin has antimicrobial action similar to benzylpenicillin and includes penicillinase-producing and non-penicillinase-producing staphylococci. I... View More
Very high doses in poor renal function (risk of neurotoxicity) or heart failure. Skin sensitization may occur on direct contact. Monitor serum K concent... View More
1-10% Abdominal pain,Diarrhea,Nausea <1% Anemia,Elevated LFTs,Fever,Hypersensitivity,Nephritis,Pseudomembranous colitis,Seizures with extremely hig... View More
Pregnancy Category Note
Pregnancy Category: B Lactation: excreted in breast milk, use caution
Probenecid prolongs serum levels of dicloxacillin. Bacteriostatic drugs (e.g. chloramphenicol, tetracyclines) may antagonise the bactericidal effect of ... View More