Serious side effects

Gastrointestinal: pseudomembranous colitis

Neurologic: toxic psychosis, seizures Drug interactions

Antacids; caffeine; calcium salts; clozapine; oral contraceptives; cyclosporine; glybu-ride/metformin; iron salts; non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs; olanzapine; phenytoin; probenecid; theophylline; warfarin

Ciclopirox. Dermatologic indications and dosage

Disease

Adult dosage

Child dosage

Onychomycosis

Apply Penlac once daily for up to

Apply Penlac once daily for up to

48 weeks

48 weeks

Tinea corporis Apply Loprox twice daily Apply Loprox twice daily

Tinea cruris Apply Loprox twice daily Apply Loprox twice daily

Tinea faciei Apply Loprox twice daily Apply Loprox twice daily

Tinea nigra Apply Loprox twice daily Apply Loprox twice daily

Tinea pedis Apply Loprox twice daily Apply Loprox twice daily

White piedra Apply Loprox twice daily Apply Loprox twice daily

Tinea corporis Apply Loprox twice daily Apply Loprox twice daily

Tinea cruris Apply Loprox twice daily Apply Loprox twice daily

Tinea faciei Apply Loprox twice daily Apply Loprox twice daily

Tinea nigra Apply Loprox twice daily Apply Loprox twice daily

Tinea pedis Apply Loprox twice daily Apply Loprox twice daily

White piedra Apply Loprox twice daily Apply Loprox twice daily

Ciprofloxacin. Dermatologic indications and dosage

Disease

Adult dosage

Child dosage

Cellulitis

250-500 mg PO twice daily for

Not indicated

7-21 days, depending on response

500 mg PO twice daily for 3 days Not indicated

Malakoplakia 250-500 mg PO for 7-14 days Not indicated

Chancroid

500 mg PO twice daily for 3 days Not indicated

Malakoplakia 250-500 mg PO for 7-14 days Not indicated

Mycobacterium 500 mg 1-2 times daily for Not indicated marinum infection 4-6 weeks

Mycobacterium 500 mg 1-2 times daily for Not indicated marinum infection 4-6 weeks

Rhinoscleroma

250-500 mg PO twice daily for

Not indicated

months to years

Rickettsialpox 250-500 mg PO daily for 5 days Not indicated

Salmonellosis 500 mg IV twice daily, then switch to Not indicated

PO when tolerated for a total course of 10-14 days

Rickettsialpox 250-500 mg PO daily for 5 days Not indicated

Salmonellosis 500 mg IV twice daily, then switch to Not indicated

PO when tolerated for a total course of 10-14 days

0 0

Post a comment