Prophylaxis post instrumental vaginal delivery

First Line

Co-amoxiclav 1.2g IV single one-off dose

Penicillin Allergy

Clindamycin 600mg PO AND Gentamicin IV (see under drug dosing for dose) - single one-off dose of each

Notes

To be administered 3 hours after instrumental vaginal delivery (e.g. forceps, ventouse)