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Dicloxacillin - Dynapen ® - Renal Dosing

Usual Dosing (Adults)

*Patients weighing less than 40 kg (88 lbs)
DRUG ADULTS CHILDREN
  Mild to Moderate Severe Mild to Moderate Severe
Dicloxacillin 125 mg every 6 hours 250 mg every 6 hours 12.5 mg/kg/day* in equally divided doses every 6 hours 25 mg/kg/day* in equally divided doses every 6 hours
 
 
 

Renal Dosing

dialysis No adjustments needed.

Hemodialysis

dialysis No adjustments needed.

Reference(s)

National Institutes of Health, U.S. National Library of Medicine, DailyMed Database.
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