Dormicum

Dormicum

midazolam

Manufacturer:

Roche

Distributor:

Firma Chun Cheong
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DKSH
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Midazolam
Indications/Uses
Dosage/Direction for Use
Tab Adult 7.5-15 mg. Elderly, debilitated patients 7.5 mg. IV Conscious sedation Initially 2.5 mg given 5-10 min pre-op. Max: 5 mg. Further doses of 1 mg may be given. Adult >60 yr Initially 1-1.5 mg & given 5-10 min before procedure. Further doses of 0.5-1 mg may be given. Max. 3.5 mg. Induction Premed adult dose: 0.15-0.2 mg/kg IV. Non-premed adult dose: 0.3-0.35 mg/kg body wt IV. Maintenance 0.03-0.1 mg/kg/hr. IV sedation Loading dose 0.03-0.3 mg/kg. Maintenance: 0.03-0.2 mg/kg/hr. Anaesth Premed: 20-60 min before induction of anaesth, usual dose 5 mg IV. Childn 1-15 yr 0.08-0.2 mg/kg body wt IV.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Special Precautions
Obstructive pulmonary disease, renal failure, hepatic impairment, CHF.
Adverse Reactions
Slight increase in arterial BP & slight changes of heart rate & respiration. Nausea, vomiting, headache, hiccups, laryngospasm, dyspnoea, hallucination, oversedation, drowsiness, ataxia, anterograde amnesia.
Drug Interactions
Enhances effects of antipsychotics, hypnotics, anxiolytics, antidepressants, narcotic analgesics, antiepileptic drugs, anesth & sedative antihistamines.
ATC Classification
N05CD08 - midazolam ; Belongs to the class of benzodiazepine derivatives. Used as hypnotics and sedatives.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Dormicum tab 15 mg
Packing/Price
100's
Form
Dormicum inj 5 mg/5 mL
Packing/Price
10 × 1's
Form
Dormicum inj 15 mg/3 mL
Packing/Price
5 × 1's
Form
Dormicum inj 5 mg/mL
Packing/Price
10 × 1's
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