Cerazone Plus-500

Cerazone Plus-500 Dosage/Direction for Use

cefoperazone + sulbactam

Manufacturer:

Sance Lab

Distributor:

Royal Distribution

Marketer:

ESTI Pharma
Full Prescribing Info
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adults: The usual adult dose of the combination is 2 to 4 g/day (i.e, 1-2 g/day each of Cefoperazone and Sulbactam) given IV or IM in equally divided doses every 12 hours.
In severe or refractory infections, the daily dosage may be increased to 8 g (i.e, 4 g/day each of Cefoperazone and Sulbactam) given IV in equally divided doses every 12 hours. The recommended maximum daily dosage of Sulbactam is 4 g (8 g of the combination).
Dosage regimens should be adjusted in patients with marked decrease in renal function.
Children: The usual dosage in children is 40-80mg/kg/day (20 to 40 mg/kg/day each of Cefoperazone and Sulbactam) every six to twelve hours. In serious or refractory infections, these dosages may be increased up to 160 mg/kg/day of the combination (i.e., 80 mg/kg/day each of Cefoperazone and Sulbactam) every six to twelve hours.
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