Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: IBM Micromedex

US Brand Name

  1. Orbactiv

Descriptions


Oritavancin injection is used to treat acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections (ABSSSI). Oritavancin belongs to the group of medicines known as antibiotics. It works by killing bacteria or preventing their growth. Oritavancin will not work for colds, flu, or other virus infections.

This medicine is to be given only by or under the direct supervision of your doctor.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Powder for Solution