What is Cloxacillin?

Category: Prescription Drugs


Cloxacillin is an antibiotic in the penicillin family. It is used to treat a variety of bacterial infections.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 7

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Cloxacillin

Side effect Patients


Based on patients currently taking Cloxacillin

Dosage Patients
500 mg four times daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Cloxacillin

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 3
See all 3 patients who've stopped taking Cloxacillin


Currently taking Cloxacillin

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped taking Cloxacillin

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 2
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 4
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 2
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 3
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 2
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 5

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Cloxacillin after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Amoxicillin-clavulanate (Augmentin) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Cloxacillin.