Canicol

Canicol

thiamphenicol

Manufacturer:

Caprifarmindo
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Thiamphenicol
Indications/Uses
Infections caused by Salmonella sp, H. influenza, rickettsia, lymphogranuloma-psittacosis; gm-ve bacteria causing bacteremia, meningitis.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult 250-500 mg 3-4 times daily. Childn 50 mg/kg/day in 3-4 divided doses. Premature & newborn infant <2 wk 25 mg/kg/day in 4 divided doses.
Administration
Should be taken on an empty stomach: Take 1 hr before or 2 hr after meals.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Not for bacterial infection prevention; trivial & laryngeal infections & flu treatment. Severe hepatic & renal impairment.
Special Precautions
Perform periodic hematological test on long-term treatment. Avoid prolonged use. Renal impairment. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Blood dyscrasias, GI & hypersensitivity reactions; headache, mental depression, optic neuritis & Gray syndrome.
Drug Interactions
Chloramphenicol, dicoumarol, phenytoin, tolbutamide, phenobarb.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J01BA02 - thiamphenicol ; Belongs to the class of amphenicols. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Canicol cap 500 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's (Rp350,000/boks)
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