Clindamycin 150mg/ml, solution for injection
4.1 Therapeutic indications
Antibacterial. Serious infections caused by susceptible Gram-positive organisms, staphylococci (both penicillinase- and non-penicillinase-producing), streptococci (except Streptococcus faecalis) and pneumococci. It is also indicated in serious infections caused by susceptible anaerobic pathogens such as Bacteroides spp, Fusobacterium spp, Propionibacterium spp, Peptostreptococcus spp. and microaerophilic streptococci.
Clindamycin does not penetrate the blood/brain barrier in therapeutically effective quantities.
Consideration should be given to official guidance on the appropriate use of antibacterial agents including national and local guidelines
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