PO Administer twice daily, about 12 hr apart, without regard to food.
Instruct patient to take fidamoxicin twice daily, 12 hr apart, as directed for the full course of therapy, even if feeling better. Skipping doses or not completing full course of therapy may decrease effectiveness of therapy and increase risk that bacteria will develop resistance and not be treatable in the future.
Advise patient to notify health care professional of all Rx or OTC medications, vitamins, or herbal products being taken and to consult with health care professional before taking other medications.
Advise females of reproductive potential to notify health care professional if pregnancy is planned or suspected or if breast feeding.
Decrease in diarrhea caused by Clostridium difficile.
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