• API - Cloxacillin Sodium
  • Packaging - Powder for Reconstitution for Injection
  • Strength - 500mg, 1g, 2g and 10g Powder/Vial

What is Cloxacillin, and what it is used for?

Cloxacillin is used for the treatment of streptococcus, pneumonia, and staphylococcus bacterial infections. It prevents bacteria from reproducing, which allows the body to fight only the existing bacteria.


Cloxacillin injection is administered intravenously, intramuscularly, or through intravenous infusion.
Adults: The recommended dose is 250 to 500 mg i.m. or i.v. every 6 hours. I.V. dosage may be increased in serious infections. Maximum dosage for adult patients is 6 g/day.
Children (up to 20 kg): The recommended dose is 25 to 50 mg/kg/day into 4 equal doses administered i.m. or i.v. every 6 hours.

This dose of cloxacillin injection may be adjusted by a health specialist on behalf of patients particular condition and age.

Side Effects

The most commonly reported side effects due to Cloxacillin include: gastrointestinal discomfort, nausea, gas, vomiting, and diarrhea.

Warnings and Precautions
  • During the long-term therapy with cloxacillin antibiotic, hepatic, renal and hematopoietic functions needs to be checked periodically.
  • Severe and sometimes fatal hypersensitivity (anaphylactoid) reactions have been observed in such patients who recieving cephalosporin or penicillin therapy.
  • Watchful inquiry should be made concerning prior hypersensitivity to reactions to penicillins, cephalosporins or certain other allergens.
  • During treatment with cloxacillin generic, in case allergic or anaphylactic reactions occur, interrupt treatment and administer the usual agents, e.g. pressor amines, antihistamines, corticosteroids.
  • The passage of any penicillin from blood into the brain is facilitated by inflamed meninges and during cardiopulmonary bypass. In the existence of such factors, mainly in renal failure when high serum concentration can be attained, CNS side effects including convulsive seizures, myoclonia and depressed consciousness can be expected.
  • During long-term therapy with cloxacillin 10g or with any other dosage strength, renal, hepatic and hematopoietic functions needs to be checked periodically.
  • Candidiasis and some other superinfections may emerge, mainy in debilitated and malnourished patients, or those with low resistance to infection due to immunosuppressors, corticosteroids or irradiation. If superinfection apears, institute apt measures.
Supplied/Storage and handling:

Store dry powder at controlled room temperature (15°C to 30°C). Solution (reconstituted) may be stored for up to 24 hours at controlled room temperature not exceeding 25°C or in refrigerator at 2°C to 8°C (36°F to 46°F) for up to 48 hours. Discard any unused portion.

Commonly asked questions:

Cloxacillin typically is an antibiotic agent authorized to treat beta-hemolytic streptococcal and pneumococcal infections as well as staphylococcal infections.

This medicinal product is available in the different dosage strength which are as follows:

  • Cloxacillin 500 mg
  • Cloxacillin 1g
  • Cloxacillin 2g
  • Cloxacillin 10 g

Cloxacillin comes as powder for reconstitution for injection administered intravenously, intramuscularly, or through intravenous infusion.

Cloxacillin specifically is a type of drug called penicillin antibiotic. 

Do not use Cloxacillin for Injection in case you are allergic to cloxacillin, penicillin, or cephalosporin medicine.

You can buy cloxacillin injection from any authorized whole-seller after getting a prescription from a qualified doctor. It is always better to check the credential of the wholesaler/supplier/exporter before buying the product.

The buyer should check the existing law in their home country before importing the product. 

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Note:- The order will be confirmed only after the receipt of the Valid prescription of the Clinician.


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