Dexyclav 500/DS/FDS

Dexyclav 500/DS/FDS

amoxicillin + clavulanic acid

Manufacturer:

Dexa Medica
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per forte caplet Co-amoxiclav: Amoxycillin trihydrate 500 mg, K clavulanate 125 mg. Per 5 mL syr Co-amoxiclav: Amoxycillin trihydrate 125 mg, K clavulanate 31.25 mg. Per 5 mL forte syr Co-amoxiclav: Amoxycillin trihydrate 250 mg, K clavulanate 62.5 mg
Indications/Uses
Lower & upper resp tract, soft tissue, wound & urogenital infections.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Forte caplet Adult & childn >12 yr Mild to moderate infections: 250 mg 3 times daily. Severe infection: 500 mg 3 times daily. Mild renal impairment (CrCl >30 mL/min) Normal dosage. Moderate renal impairment (CrCl 10-30 mL/min) 250-500 mg 12 hrly. Severe renal impairment (CrCl <10 mL/min) Not >250 mg 12 hrly. Childn <12 yr 25-50 mg/kg/day. Double dose in severe infection. Syr Childn 7-12 yr 1 tsp (Forte syr) or 2 tsp, 2-7 yr 1 tsp, 9 mth-2 yr ½ tsp. To be given 3 times daily. Double dose in severe infections. Do not give for >14 days.
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 penicillins. Baby born of mothers hypersensitive to penicillins.
Special Precautions
Moderate to severe renal impairment. 1st trimester of pregnancy.
Adverse Reactions
Diarrhoea, GIT disturbances, nausea, vomiting, candidiasis, urticaria, erythematous rash, transient hepatitis & cholestatic jaundice.
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
Dexyclav dry syr
Packing/Price
60 mL x 1's (Rp48,000/botol)
Form
Dexyclav Forte dry syr
Packing/Price
60 mL x 1's (Rp72,600/botol)
Form
Dexyclav Forte caplet
Packing/Price
5 × 6's (Rp300,000/boks)
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