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CXN Brand names, CXN Analogs

CXN Brand Names Mixture

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CXN Chemical_Formula


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CXN Synthesis Reference

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CXN Molecular Weight

435.882 g/mol

CXN Melting Point

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CXN H2O Solubility

13.9 mg/L

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CXN Dosage Forms

Capsules (250 mg, 500 mg); Powder (125 mg/5 mL when reconstituted)

CXN Indication

Used to treat infections caused by penicillinase-producing staphylococci, including pneumococci, group A beta-hemolytic streptococci, and penicillin G-sensitive and penicillin G-resistant staphylococci.

CXN Pharmacology

Cloxacillin is a semisynthetic antibiotic in the same class as penicillin. Cloxacillin is for use against staphylococci that produce beta-lactamase.

CXN Absorption

Well absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract.

CXN side effects and Toxicity

Oral LD50 in rat and mouse is 5000 mg/kg. Intravenous LD50 in rat is 1660 mg/kg. Symptoms of overdose include wheezing, tightness in the chest, fever, itching, bad cough, blue skin color, fits, and swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat.

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CXN Organisms Affected

Enteric bacteria and other eubacteria