Rixone

Rixone

ceftriaxone

Manufacturer:

Yarindo Farmatama
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Ceftriaxone disodium
Indications/Uses
Resp tract, ENT, kidney & UTI (including gonorhea), bone, joint, soft tissue, abdominal infections. Sepsis, meningitis. Infections in immunocompromised patient. Pre-op prophylaxis.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & childn >12 yr 1-2 g once daily. Severe infection Doses may be increased up to 4 g once daily. Childn ≥50 kg Adult dose. Infant 15 days-12 yr 20-80 mg/kg once daily; 0-14 days 20-50 mg/kg once daily. Meningitis Infant & childn Initially 100 mg/kg once daily. Max: 1 g/day. Gonorrhea 250 mg IM as a single dose. Peri-op prophylaxis 1-2 g as a single dose, 30-90 min before surgery.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity.
Special Precautions
May cause anaphylactic shock, pseudomembranous colitis, superinfection. Severely impaired kidney & liver function. Pregnancy & lactation. Neonates especially premature babies.
Adverse Reactions
Diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, stomatitis, glossitis, exanthema, allergic dermatitis, pruritus, urticaria, edema, erythema multiforme, eosinophilia, hematoma, thrombocytopenia, leucopenia, granulocytopenia, hemolytic anemia, headache, dizziness, inj site pain, fever, trembling, anaphylaxis reactions.
Drug Interactions
Aminoglycosides.
MIMS Class
Cephalosporins
ATC Classification
J01DD04 - ceftriaxone ; Belongs to the class of third-generation cephalosporins. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Rixone inj 1 g
Packing/Price
1's
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