Daptomycin

Pharm Company: * HOSPIRA INC
Category: Antibiotics

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Daptomycin Overview

Daptomycin is a lipopeptide antibiotic used in the treatment of systemic and life-threatening infections caused by Gram-positive organisms. It is a naturally occurring compound found in the soil saprotroph Streptomyces roseosporus. Its distinct mechanism of action makes it useful in treating infections caused by multiple drug-resistant bacteria. It is marketed in the United States under the trade name Cubicin by Cubist Pharmaceuticals. Contents 1 History 2 Mechanism of action 3 Microbiolo...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Daptomycin
  • Injection: 250mg, 250mg/vial, 350mg, 350mg/vial, 500mg, 500mg/vial
  • Powder: 250mg/vial, 350mg/vial, 500mg/vial
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Daptomycin: (9 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0409-0106 Daptomycin 50 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0703-0125 Daptomycin 500 mg/10ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Teva Parenteral Medicines, Inc.
  • 25021-174 Daptomycin 50 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Sagent Pharmaceuticals
  • 25021-179 Daptomycin 350 mg/7ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Sagent Pharmaceuticals
  • 63323-371 Daptomycin 500 mg/10ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC
  • 63323-871 Daptomycin 500 mg/10ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC
  • 67457-813 Daptomycin 500 mg/10ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Mylan Institutional LLC
  • 67919-012 Cubicin Rf 500 mg/10ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
  • 70594-034 Daptomycin 500 mg/10ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Xellia Pharmaceuticals USA LLC

Other drugs which contain Daptomycin or a similar ingredient: (1 result)






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