Nafcillin Sodium Powder For Solution For Injection 10G Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Nafcillin Sodium: Powder for solution for injection (10g)

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What is this Medicine?

NAFCILLIN (naf SILL in) is a penicillin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.

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Nafcillin 10g Bulk Powder for Injection

NDC: 000157101
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Bacteremia, Pneumonia, Meningitis, Bone And Joint Infections, Endocarditis, Skin And Skin Structure Infections, Infectious Arthritis, Osteomyelitis

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Nafcillin 10g Bulk Powder for Injection

Reported Side Effects for Nafcillin 10g Bulk Powder for Injection

Lyell'S Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Tissue Death Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Kidney Damage Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Rash Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Feeling Sick Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vocal Cord Spasm Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Laryngeal Edema Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Kidney Inflammation Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Eosinophilia Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Breathing Difficulties Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Convulsions Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Blood In The Urine Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hives Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Severe Allergy Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Stevens-Johnson Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Serum Sickness Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Itching Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Protein In The Urine Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Angioedema Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Muscle Pain Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Fever Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Exfoliative Dermatitis Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Joint Pain Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Pseudomembranous Colitis Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Superinfection Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Tongue Discoloration Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Loose Stools Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Mouth Ulcers Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Irritated Blood Vessels Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Injection Site Reaction Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Nafcillin 10g Bulk Powder for Injection

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Severe Lifestyle Interaction
Marijuana and Nafcillin 10g Bulk Powder for Injection(Nafcillin Sodium)
Marijuana and Nafcillin(Nafcillin Sodium)
Nafcillin can theoretically increase the elimination of Marijuana, Medical from the body. The side effects profile of Marijuana, Medical may be altered if you take Nafcillin. You may feel drowsy or more tired. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how these drugs affect you. Contact your health care provider immediately if you notice slurred speech, confusion, increases heart rate, or palpitations while taking Marijuana, Medical.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

SECOND Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

THIRD Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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