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Posipen (Dicloxacillin)

Active Ingredient: Dicloxacillin
Dosage: 500 mg
Route of Administration: Oral
Dosage Form: Capsules
Quantity per package: 12 capsules per pack

Posipen is an antibiotic that is active against most of Staphylococcus and Streptococcus. It is indicated in tonsillitis, pharyngitis, bronchitis, bronchopneumonia, pneumonia of multiple foci, empyemas, pioneumothorax with or without pneumatoceles and pulmonary abscesses produced by Staphylococcus aureus, including penicillinase producers. It is also indicated in a wide variety of skin and soft tissue infections such as impetigo, impetigo blistering, furunculosis, pyodermitis, cellulitis, hidradenitis, scalded skin syndrome (Lyell’s syndrome and Ritter’s disease) and wounds infected with Staphylococcus. The drug is also used to treat septic arthritis, osteomyelitis and pyomyositis.