Treatment of infections of the lower respiratory tract, skin and skin structure; UTI, bacterial septicemia, bone and joint infections, gynecological infections, intraabdominal infections, CNS infections.
Adult: 1g IM/IV every 8-12 hours. Infants and children 1 month – 12 yrs: 30-50mg/kg body wt every 8 hours. Neonates ≤ 4 weeks: 30mg/kg body wt every 12 hours.
Coumarin anticogulants, loop diuretics, probenecid
Diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, GI discomfort, headache, hypersensitivit y reactions, local injection site reactions including phlebitis and inflammation