Cloxacillin - Neonatal Dosing

Infuse over 20 minutes

Meningitis

Double the dose to 50 mg/kg/dose for meningitis

Age 0-4 wk

25 mg/kg/dose IV Q12H

Age 0-7 days

25 mg/kg/dose IV Q12H

>7 days

25 mg/kg/dose IV Q8H

Age 0-7 days

25 mg/kg/dose IV Q8H

>7 days

25 mg/kg/dose IV Q6H

All Infants: 25 mg/kg/dose IV Q6H