Hidonac

Hidonac

acetylcysteine

Manufacturer:

Zambon

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma

Marketer:

EP Plus Group
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
N-acetylcysteine
Indications/Uses
Paracetamol poisoning.
Dosage/Direction for Use
By IV infusion. Adult Initial dose: 150 mg/kg in 200 mL of 5% glucose inj over 15 min. 2nd dose: 50 mg/kg in 500 mL of 5% glucose at slow infusion rate for 4 hr. 3rd dose: 100 mg/kg in 1 L of 5% glucose over 16 hr.
Special Precautions
Bronchial asthma, peptic ulceration, monitor coagulation factors.
Adverse Reactions
Rarely, urticaria, angioedema, bronchospasm, nausea, vomiting, HTN, tachycardia, dizziness & fever.
ATC Classification
V03AB23 - acetylcysteine ; Belongs to the class of antidotes. Used to neutralize paracetamol overdose.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Hidonac inj 5 g/25 mL
Packing/Price
1's
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