General Spectrum of Activity
Prosthetic joint infections due to Staphyloccocus aureus
Always use in combination with other agents
Inducer of many CYP enzymes including 3A4, and 2C9.
Review patients medications carefully.
Should never be used as monotherapy.
May discolor bodily secretions (yellow-reddish). Caution in contact lens wearers.
Antimicrobial class: Antimycobacterial
Pregnancy category: C
Average serum half life: 3-4 hr
Biliary penetration: Therapeutic
CSF penetration: Therapeutic
Lung penetration: Therapeutic
Route of Elimination: Feces