General Spectrum of Activity
Targeted therapy of resistant gram positive infections with:
Creatine kinase at baseline and weekly during prolonged therapy. Consider holding statins while on therapy
Statins and fibrates - Increased myopathy.
Monitor creatine kinase or hold while on daptomycin therapy.
Antimicrobial class: Cyclic Lipopeptide.
Pregnancy category: B
Average serum half life: 9 hours
Urine penetration: Therapeutic
Lung penetration: Poor
CSF penetration: Poor