Capsinat

Capsinat

amoxicillin + clavulanic acid

Manufacturer:

Caprifarmindo
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Co-amoxiclav (amoxicillin & clavulanic acid). Per 500 mg FC caplet Amoxicillin 500 mg, clavulanic acid 125 mg. Per 5 mL dry syr Amoxicillin 125 mg, clavulanic acid 31.25 mg. Per 5 mL Forte dry syr Amoxicillin 250 mg, clavulanic acid 62.5 mg
Indications/Uses
Upper & lower resp tract, GUT, skin & soft tissue, bone & joint, dental & other infections eg, septic abortion, puerperal & intra-abdominal sepsis.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Caplet Adult & childn >12 yr Mild to moderate infections: 250 mg 3 times daily. Severe infections: 500 mg 3 times daily. Childn Usual recommended dose: 25 mg/kg/day 8 hrly in divided doses. Dental infections Adult & childn >12 yr 250 mg 3 times daily for 5 days. Renal impairment: Moderate (CrCl 10-30 mL/min) 250-500 mg 12 hrly. Severe (CrCl <10 mL/min) Max: 250 mg tab 12 hrly. Dry syr 1-6 yr 5 mL. Childn <1 yr 2.5 mL. Forte dry syr Childn >6 yr 5 mL. Doses of syr should be taken 3 times daily.
Administration
May be taken with or without food: Best taken at the start of meals for better absorption & to reduce GI discomfort.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to penicillin; neonates whose mothers are hypersensitive to penicillins or its derivatives; history of cholestatic jaundice (hepatic dysfunction).
Special Precautions
Avoid prolonged use. Severe hepatic impairment, moderate or severe renal impairment. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, indigestion, pseudomembranous colitis, candidiasis, hepatitis, cholestatic jaundice, urticarial & erythematous rashes, erythema multiforme, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, toxic epidermal necrolysis, exfoliative dermatitis, angioedema, anaphylaxis, interstitial nephritis, transient leucopenia, thrombocytopenia & hemolytic anemia.
Drug Interactions
OCs, anticoagulants.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J01CR02 - amoxicillin and beta-lactamase inhibitor ; Belongs to the class of penicillin combinations, including beta-lactamase inhibitors. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Capsinat Forte dry syr
Packing/Price
60 mL x 1's (Rp64,100/boks)
Form
Capsinat dry syr
Packing/Price
60 mL x 1's (Rp48,700/boks)
Form
Capsinat FC caplet
Packing/Price
5 × 6's (Rp337,500/boks)
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