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Cloxacillin

In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

In the US, Cloxacillin (cloxacillin systemic) is a member of the drug class penicillinase resistant penicillins and is used to treat Bladder Infection, Pneumonia, Skin and Structure Infection and Upper Respiratory Tract Infection.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

J01CF02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000061-72-3

Chemical Formula

C19-H18-Cl-N3-O5-S

Molecular Weight

435

Therapeutic Category

Beta-lactam antibacterial: Beta-lactamase resistant penicillin

Chemical Name

6-[3-(o-Chlorophenyl)-5-metyl-4-isoxazolecarboxamido]-3,3-dimetyl-7-oxo-4-tia-1-azabicyclo[3.2.0]heptane-2-carboxylic acid

Foreign Names

  • Cloxacillinum (Latin)
  • Cloxacillin (German)
  • Cloxacilline (French)
  • Cloxacilina (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Aclox
    Southshourne, Kenya
  • Amclo (Cloxacillin and Amoxicillin)
    AHPL, India; Union, Taiwan
  • Amclocin (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Synpac-Kingdom, Taiwan
  • Amcopen (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Karachi Chemical, Pakistan
  • Ampiclox (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    SmithKline Beecham, Egypt; Glaxo, Pakistan; GlaxoSmithKline, Oman
  • Ampicloxacillin (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Haji Medicine, Pakistan
  • Ampi-Plus (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Donvalley, Pakistan
  • Amplus (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Bosch, Pakistan
  • Ampoxin (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Unichem, India
  • Anclox (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Ankaz, Pakistan
  • Anglocin (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Anglopak, Pakistan
  • Apen (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Xixia, South Africa
  • Apoclox (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    PDH, Pakistan
  • Auropen Inj.
    Cirin, Pakistan
  • Baxin (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Hetero, India
  • Betaclox (Cloxacillin and Amoxicillin)
    Ajanta, India
  • Bioceena (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Mediceena, Pakistan
  • Biocillin (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    CCL, Pakistan
  • Bioclox (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Geofman, Pakistan
  • Biviseal Plus (Cloxacillin and Bismuth (veterinary use))
    Cross Vetpharm Group, Ireland
  • Blumox Plus (Cloxacillin and Amoxicillin)
    Blue Cross, India
  • Boschoclox (Cloxacillin and Amoxicillin)
    Bosch, Pakistan
  • Boviseal Plus (Cloxacillin and Bismuth (veterinary use))
    Cross Vetpharm Group, Ireland
  • Broadiclox (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Alkem, India; Alkem, Tanzania
  • Cefolac-XL (Cloxacillin and Cefixime)
    Macleods, India
  • Cloxacil
    Saiph, Tunisia
  • Cloxacilina Andromaco
    Andromaco, Chile
  • Cloxacilina Mintlab
    Mintlab, Chile
  • Cloxacillin
    Mediphar, Lebanon
  • Cloxacillin RX
    R.X., Thailand
  • Cloxam
    MacroPhar, Thailand
  • Cloxam (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Aspen Pharmacare, South Africa
  • Cloxazilina Pharma Genexx
    Pharma Genexx, Chile
  • Cloxgen
    General Drugs House, Thailand
  • Cloxiran
    Cosar, Oman
  • Curaclox (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Norbrook, South Africa
  • DC (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    AHPL, India
  • Duoclox (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    FDC, India
  • Galaclox (veterinary use)
    CP-Pharma, Poland
  • Interclox DC (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Chem-Pharm, Ireland
  • Juraclox L.A. (veterinary use)
    Jurox, New Zealand
  • Klatoclox (veterinary use)
    Klat, Germany
  • Klox
    Hetero, India; NPI, Oman
  • Kloxerate (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Pfizer Animal Health, United Kingdom
  • Kloxerate (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, United Kingdom
  • Loxzalin
    Pond's Chemical, Thailand
  • Megamox (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Garec, South Africa
  • Mytimox (Cloxacillin and Amoxicillin)
    Panacea, India
  • Nitroclox LA (veterinary use)
    Stockguard Animal Health, New Zealand
  • Noroclox DC (veterinary use)
    Norbrook, Ireland
  • Orbenin
    GlaxoSmithKline, Oman
  • Orbenin (veterinary use)
    Pfizer, Poland; Pfizer Animal Health, Belgium; Pfizer Animal Health, New Zealand
  • Orbenin L.A. (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, Belgium
  • Pencloxin (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Lagap, Oman
  • Pulmoclox (Cloxacillin and Amoxicillin)
    Micro B & B, India
  • Rivaclox (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Riva ph, Egypt
  • Roscilox (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Ranbaxy, India
  • Sheptaclox DC (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom
  • Syntarpen
    Polfa Tarchomin, Poland
  • Tresmox (Cloxacillin and Amoxicillin)
    AHPL, India
  • Vetriclox (veterinary use)
    Ceva, Germany
  • Ampiclox (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Jurox, Australia
  • Biclox (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Biokema, Switzerland
  • Biocillina (Cloxacillin and Amoxicillin (veterinary use))
    Izo, Italy
  • Bovaclox (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    MSD, New Zealand; Norbrook, Netherlands; Norbrook Laboratoires Ltd., Israel; Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom; Norbrook Laboratories Australia, Australia; Vet Medic, Finland
  • Bovimast (veterinary use)
    Cross Vetpharm Group, Ireland
  • Cloxacillin Norbrook (veterinary use)
    Norbrook, Austria
  • Cloxacillin-Benzathin (veterinary use)
    CPPharma, Germany
  • Cloxadry (Cloxacillin and Ampicllin (veterinary use))
    Bayer, Italy; Bayer Tiergesundheit, Austria
  • Cloxalene (veterinary use)
    Fatro, Italy
  • Cloxamam (veterinary use)
    Coophavet, France
  • Cloxamp (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Norbrook, New Zealand
  • Cloxavan (veterinary use)
    Vana, Austria
  • Cloxine (veterinary use)
    Virbac, France
  • Curaclox (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Norbrook, South Africa
  • Cuxavet TS Ogris (veterinary use)
    Ogris, Austria
  • Diclomam (veterinary use)
    Vetoquinol, France
  • Dryclox (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Bomac, New Zealand
  • Drycloxacil (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Dopharma, Netherlands
  • Drycloxa-Kel (veterinary use)
    Kela, Belgium
  • Elaclox (veterinary use)
    Norbrook Laboratories Australia, Australia
  • Juraclox L.A. (veterinary use)
    Jurox, Australia
  • Kloxerate (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Pfizer Animal Health, Belgium; Vet Medic, Finland; Zoetis, Ireland
  • Kloxerate (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, Belgium
  • Kloxerate Plus DC (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Pfizer Animal Health, Netherlands
  • Lactastop rood (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Boehringer Ingelheim Animal, Netherlands
  • Mastrinal (Cloxacillin and Neomycin (veterinary use))
    Novartis Animal Health, Italy
  • Noroclox (veterinary use)
    Norbrook, Ireland; Norbrook, New Zealand; Norbrook, South Africa; Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom; Norbrook Laboratories Australia, Australia
  • Opticlox (veterinary use)
    Norbrook, Netherlands; Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom; Norbrook Laboratories Australia, Australia
  • Orbenin (veterinary use)
    Pfizer, Austria; Pfizer Animal Health, United Kingdom; Pfizer Animal Health, Ireland; Pfizer Animal Health, Italy; Pfizer Animal Health, New Zealand; Pfizer Animal Health, South Africa; Pfizer GmbH Tiergesundheit, Germany; Zoetis, France; Zoetis Australia, Australia
  • Orbenin Dry Cow (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, Netherlands; Wirtz, Netherlands; Zoetis, Switzerland
  • Orbenin Enduro (veterinary use)
    Zoetis Australia, Australia
  • Orbenin Extra Dry Cow (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, Netherlands; Zoetis, Switzerland
  • Orbenin retard (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, Finland
  • Orbenor (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, France
  • Prevaclox (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Eurovet, Netherlands
  • Seroclox (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Norbrook, Austria
  • Syntarpen (veterinary use)
    Biowet Pulawy, Poland
  • Tarigent (Cloxacillin and Gentamicin (veterinary use))
    MSD Animal Health, Switzerland
  • Tarigermel (veterinary use)
    Qalian, France
  • Teat Seal Cross Vetpharm (Cloxacillin and Bismuth (veterinary use))
    Cross Vetpharm Group, Ireland
  • Vetoscon (veterinary use)
    Pfizer GmbH Tiergesundheit, Germany
  • Vetriclox (veterinary use)
    Ceva, Germany
  • Wedeclox (veterinary use)
    WDT, Germany
  • Cloxacillin-TS (veterinary use)
    Virbac, Switzerland; Virbac, Germany
  • Cloxasel (veterinary use)
    Selecta, Germany
  • Cloxin (veterinary use)
    Veyx, Germany
  • Forticlox (Cloxacillin and Benzylpenicillin (veterinary use))
    Stricker, Switzerland
  • Mammin (veterinary use)
    Animedic, Germany
  • Stapenor Retard (veterinary use)
    Bayer, Germany
  • A-Clox
    Acme, Bangladesh
  • Amclocillin (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Tai Yu, Taiwan
  • Ampcoxin (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    T Man, Thailand
  • Ampiclox (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Jurox, Australia; Pfizer Animal Health, Belgium; Pfizer Animal Health, Finland; Zoetis, France
  • Ampicloxacin (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Sinton, Taiwan; Tai Yu, Taiwan
  • Ampi-Kur (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Virbac, Switzerland
  • An Mei Lin
    Welman, China
  • Anaclosil
    IFET, Greece; Pliva, Slovenia; Reig Jofre, Spain
  • Ancocillin (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Ying Yuan, Taiwan
  • Aniclox (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Animedic, Germany; aniMedica, Austria
  • Apo-Cloxi
    Apotex, Hong Kong; Apotex, Singapore
  • Auropen
    Cirin, Pakistan
  • Axillin
    Foramen, Philippines
  • Boie Cloxacillin
    Boie, Philippines
  • Bovaclox (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Norbrook, Ireland
  • Caxin
    Hovid, Philippines
  • Clobex
    Beximco, Bangladesh
  • Clocsamed
    Le Jumont, Philippines
  • Clopen
    Singapore Pharmawealth Lifesciences, Philippines
  • Clox
    Nutramedica, Philippines
  • Cloxa Community Pharm
    Community Pharm, Thailand
  • Cloxa MH
    M & H, Thailand
  • Cloxa Suphong Bhaesaj
    Suphong Bhaesaj, Thailand
  • Cloxa T P Drug
    T P Drug, Thailand
  • Cloxa T.O.
    TO Chemicals, Myanmar; TO Chemicals, Thailand
  • Cloxacel
    Seven Stars, Thailand
  • Cloxacilina IPS
    IPS, Spain
  • Cloxacilina Normon
    Normon, Spain
  • Cloxacilina Sodica L.CH.
    Chile, Chile
  • Cloxacillin
    Alkem, Tanzania; SteriMax, Canada
  • Cloxacillin ACS
    ACS Dobfar Generics, Norway
  • Cloxacillin Community Pharm
    Community Pharm, Thailand
  • Cloxacillin Osoth
    Osoth Interlab, Thailand
  • Cloxacillin Sinphar
    Sinphar, Taiwan
  • Cloxacillin Stragen
    Stragen, Norway; Stragen Nordic, Sweden
  • Cloxacillin-Fresenius Vials
    Bodene, South Africa
  • Cloxa-coli (Cloxacillin and Colistin (veterinary use))
    Virbac, Switzerland
  • Cloxahold
    Alkem, Tanzania
  • Cloxal
    Shanxi Taisheng, Philippines
  • Cloxalin
    Siam Bheasach, Thailand
  • Cloxamast (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Bimeda Animal Health, Ireland
  • Cloxamed
    Medicpharma, Thailand
  • Cloxamed TS (veterinary use)
    aniMedica, Poland
  • Cloxampicillin (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Union, Taiwan
  • Cloxampicin (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Panbiotic, Taiwan
  • Cloxamycin (veterinary use)
    Albrecht, Germany
  • Cloxan
    Suphong Bhaesaj, Thailand
  • Cloxasian
    Asian Pharm, Thailand
  • Cloxgen
    General Drugs House, Thailand
  • Cloxicap
    Renata, Bangladesh
  • Cloxil
    Doctor's Chemical Works, Bangladesh
  • Cloxillin BD
    British Dispensary, Thailand
  • Cloxin
    Aspen Pharmacare, South Africa; Medhaus, Philippines; Opsonin, Bangladesh; Utopian, Thailand
  • Cloxisyrup
    Renata, Bangladesh
  • Cloxi-Z
    Ziska, Bangladesh
  • Cloxpac
    Inpac Pharma, Thailand
  • Coclox
    Community Pharm, Thailand
  • Coliclox (Cloxacillin and Colistin (veterinary use))
    Virbac, France
  • Corbin
    Pharmadica, Thailand
  • Curaclox (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Eurovet, Netherlands
  • Dicillin (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    CCPC, Taiwan
  • Ekvacillin
    Meda, Iceland; Meda, Norway; Meda, Sweden
  • Encloxil
    Pharmacare, Philippines
  • Eraclox
    Unison, Philippines
  • Ficlox
    Sanofi-Aventis, Bangladesh
  • Gaofen
    General Sanyang Pharmaceutical Co Ltd, China
  • Gelstamp (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Pfizer GmbH Tiergesundheit, Germany
  • Gentamam (Cloxacillin and Gentamicin (veterinary use))
    Virbac, France
  • HI-Clox
    Hudson, Bangladesh
  • Izomast (Cloxacillin and Amoxicillin (veterinary use))
    Izo, Italy
  • Jielite (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Weikang Pharmaceutical, China
  • Kaifa (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    General Sanyang Pharmaceutical Co Ltd, China
  • K-Cil
    T P Drug, Thailand
  • Kloxerate (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Vet Medic, Finland
  • Kloxerate Plus MC (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Zoetis, Ireland
  • Kloxitas
    Umedica, Philippines
  • Lactaclox (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Norbrook, Netherlands; Norbrook, New Zealand; Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom; Norbrook Laboratories Australia, Australia; Scan Vet, Poland
  • Lewinex
    Lewison, Philippines
  • Lidoxin
    Unison, Hong Kong; Unison, Singapore; Unison, Thailand
  • Lincox
    T Man, Thailand
  • Loxacin
    Square, Bangladesh
  • Loxavit Forte
    Vitamed, Israel
  • Mammicine (Cloxacillin and Colistin (veterinary use))
    Virbac, France
  • Mammitel (Cloxacillin and Colistin (veterinary use))
    Laboratoires Biové, France
  • Masticlox (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Dopharma, Netherlands; Drwalewskie Zaklady Przemyslu Bioweterynaryjnego, Poland
  • Mastipent (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Merial, Austria; Merial GmbH, Germany
  • Medaclox
    SEA PharmaOptions, Philippines
  • Meiclox
    Meiji, Thailand
  • Meixam
    Meiji, Indonesia
  • Navaclox
    Navana, Bangladesh
  • Neoclox (Cloxacillin and Neomycin (veterinary use))
    Virbac, Germany
  • Neomastipra Lac (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Laboratorios Hipra, Poland
  • Noroclox (veterinary use)
    Norbrook, South Africa
  • Noxylen
    Tylid, Philippines
  • Orbenil
    Sandoz, Israel
  • Orbenin
    GlaxoSmithKline, Spain; IFET, Greece
  • Orbenin L.A. (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, United Kingdom; Pfizer Animal Health, New Zealand; Zoetis, France
  • Orbénine
    Astellas, France
  • Oxaclen
    MedGen, Philippines
  • Pan-Cloxacillin
    Panpharma, Hong Kong
  • Pannox
    Panpharma-Meinz, Philippines
  • Panoxilin
    Siam Medicare, Thailand
  • Penclodar (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Dar Al Dawa, Oman
  • Penivet (veterinary use)
    Virbac, Germany
  • Pharex Cloxacillin
    Pascual, Philippines
  • Pharmawealth Lab Cloxacillin
    Singapore Pharmawealth Lifesciences, Philippines
  • Phil Pharmawealth/Karnataka Cloxacillin Sodium
    Karnataka, Philippines
  • Procloxin
    Inpac Pharma, Thailand
  • RiteMED Cloxacillin
    RiteMED, Philippines
  • Sanoclox
    Pharmahof, Thailand
  • S-Cloxin
    Inpac Pharma, Thailand
  • Sinaclox
    Ibn Sina, Bangladesh
  • Sinclocillin (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Sinphar, Taiwan
  • Solaze
    Lloyd, Philippines
  • Staphyclox
    Norma Hellas, Greece
  • Syntarpen (veterinary use)
    Biowet Pulawy, Poland
  • Teva-Cloxacillin
    Teva Canada, Canada
  • Upha Cloxacillin
    CCM, Malaysia
  • Viccillin S (Cloxacillin and Ampicillin)
    Meiji Seika Kaisha, Japan
  • Vicloxa
    The United Drug, Thailand
  • Wedeclox (veterinary use)
    WDT, Germany

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