General Spectrum of Activity
Treatment of MSSA infections
Infective endocarditis, Oxacillin-susceptible staphylococci
Staphylococcal infectious disease, penicillinase-producing staphylococci
Monitor baseline and periodic CBC with differential.
Monitor liver and renal functions.
Antimicrobial class: Antistaphylococcal penicillin
Pregnancy category: B
Average serum half life: 0.5-1 hr
Lung penetration: Therapeutic
Urine penetration: Therapeutic
Route of Elimination: Primarily hepatic
Attribution: Antimicrobial information adapted from Dignity Health (Bakersfield Hospital)