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

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What is this Medicine?

OXACILLIN (ox a 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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Oxacillin Sodium 10g Bulk Powder for Injection (NOVAPLUS)

NDC: 007819113
  • 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
Protect from light
Protect from moisture
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Oxacillin Sodium 10g Bulk Powder for Injection (NOVAPLUS)

Reported Side Effects for Oxacillin Sodium 10g Bulk Powder for Injection (NOVAPLUS)

Laryngeal Edema Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Kidney Inflammation Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Vocal Cord Spasm Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Breathing Difficulties Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Anaphylactoid Reactions Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Feeling Sick Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Convulsions Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
No White Blood Cells Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Rash Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Kidney Damage Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
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
Low White Blood Cells Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Muscle Pain Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Fever Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Exfoliative Dermatitis Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Lyell'S Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Joint Pain Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Angioedema Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Severe Allergy Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Superinfection Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Liver Infection Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Pseudomembranous Colitis Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
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
Tongue Discoloration Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Loose Stools Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*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.
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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