This medication is a bacteriostatic antibiotic, prescribed for osteomyelitis, boils, folliculitis, sycosis, and other skin infections.
Adult: PO – The recommended dose is 250 mg twice daily.
Topical- 2% Ointment/Cream- Apply on infected areas 2-3 times daily.
It comes as an ointment or cream, to apply topically as directed by your physician.
It also comes as a liquid to take by mouth, with food.
• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of liver problems, jaundice, any allergy, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
• For external use only.
• Monitor liver function regularly while using this medication.
• Most Common :
Jaundice and liver dysfunction (reversible).
• Local : Rashes and irritation.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store it at room temperature (25°C).
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