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  • Dalacin C 150mg Capsules 100's

Dalacin C 150mg Capsules 100's

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Description
Dalacin C contains clindamycin hydrochloride equivalent to 150 mg clindamycin. Therapeutic indications: Antibacterial. Serious infections caused by susceptible Gram-positive organisms, staphylococci (both penicillinase- and non-penicillinase producing), streptococci (except Streptococcus faecalis) and pneumococci. It is also indicated in serious infections caused by susceptible anaerobic pathogens. Clindamycin does not penetrate the blood/brain barrier in therapeutically effective quantities.
How to use
Always take this medicine exactly as your doctor has told you. Check with your doctor or pharmacist or nurse if you are not sure. Dalacin capsules should always be swallowed whole with a full glass of water. Adults and Elderly Patients: The recommended dose of Dalacin is between 150 and 450 mg (1 to 3 capsules) every 6 hours, depending on the severity of your infection.
Use in children: This medicine is used for children who are able to swallow capsules. The recommended dose in children is between 12 and 25 mg/kg/day of body weight, divided into six hourly doses, depending on the severity of the infection. Your doctor will work out the number of capsules that your child should have. If your child is unable to swallow capsules, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
Precautions
Do not take Dalacin: If you are allergic (hypersensitive) to clindamycin, lincomycin or to any of the other ingredients in this medicine.