Inclox 250 : Each capsule contains Flucloxacillin 250 mg as Flucloxacillin Sodium BP.
Inclox 500 : Each capsule contains Flucloxacillin 500 mg as Flucloxacillin Sodium BP.
Penicillinase producing Staphylococcus aureus
Penicillinase sensitive Staphylococcus aureus
β-haemolytic streptococci (Streptococcus pyogenes)
It has little activity against Gram-negative bacilli. However, the Gram-negative organisms Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Neisseria meningitidis come within the range of activity. Flucloxacillin kills bacteria by inhibiting the formation of cell wall of bacteria
Infected Skin Conditions. Ulcer, eczema and acne.
Respiratory Tract Infections: Pneumonia, lung abscess, empyema, sinusitis,pharyngitis, tonsillitis, quinsy.
Other infections caused by Flucloxacillin-sensitive organisms such as osteomyelitis, enteritis, endocarditis, urinary tract infection, meningitis, septicaemia.
Flucloxacillin is also indicated for use as a prophylactic agent during major surgical procedures where appropriate, for example, cardiothoracic and orthopaedic surgery
250-500mg three to four times a day. Oral doses should be administered 1 hour before meal
2-10 years: Half of adult dose
Under 2 years: One fourth of adult dose
Children have been given doses of 12.5mg/kg body weight four times a day.
Patients with impaired renal function:
As common with other penicillins, Flucloxacillin usage in patients with renal impairment does not usually require dosage reduction. However in the presence of severe renal failure (creatinine clearance<10 ml/min) a reduction in dose or an extension of dose interval should be considered.
Directions for reconstitution
Inclox dry powder for syrup :
Add 60 ml (with the help of supplied measuring cup) of boiled and cooled water to the dry mixture in the bottle. For ease of preparation add water to the bottle in two portions. Shake the bottle well after each addition of water until all the powder is in syrup.
Shake the bottle well before each use.
Keep the bottle tightly closed.
Penicillins are generally considered safe for use in pregnancy. Animal studies with Flucloxacillin have shown no teratogenic effects.
Use in lactation
Flucloxacillin is excreted in breast milk in trace amounts. Flucloxacillin may be administered during the period of lactation
Inclox 500 : Each box contains 5 strips of 10 capsules.