Pharmaceutical form :
Powder for intramuscular or intravenous injection (I.M. / I.V.)
It is used in potentially dangerous gram-positive infections, including those that cannot be treated with other antimicrobials such as penicillins and cephalosporins.
Ticocin is useful in treating serious staphylococcal infections in patients who cannot or do not respond to penicillins and cephalosporins, or in patients who have staphylococcal infections that are resistant to other antibiotics.
Thicosin may also be used for antimicrobial prevention in orthopedic surgeries that are at risk for gram-positive infections.