dicloxacillin

noun

di·​clox·​a·​cil·​lin (ˌ)dī-ˌkläk-sə-ˈsil-ən How to pronounce dicloxacillin (audio)
: a semisynthetic penicillin used in the form of its hydrated sodium salt C19H16Cl2N3NaO5S·H2O especially against beta-lactamase producing staphylococci

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“Dicloxacillin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/dicloxacillin. Accessed 29 Feb. 2024.

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