- Generic Name: Daptomycin
- Brand Names: Cubicin
- Drug Class: Glycopeptide and Lipopeptide Antibiotics
- Strengths: 500mg
- Prescription Required
- FDA Approved
- Not a Federally Controlled Drug (CSA Schedule)
What is this medicine?
DAPTOMYCIN (DAP toe MYE sin) is a lipopeptide antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.