Ortho-Preferred

Cloxacillin/Tegopen/Cloxapen




- See: Pen Family
- 1-2 gm q 6hr PO or (Peds) 50-100 mg/kg/24hr q6hr PO;
- Administer on an empty stomach at least 1hr AC or 2 hr PC;
- Will interact with Warfarin to decr PT;
- 20-40 % of dose will be excreted in urine (w/ nl R F(x))
- Supplied: cap 250 mg, son 125 mg/5cc



Original Text by Clifford R. Wheeless, III, MD.