Haxon

Haxon

ceftriaxone

Manufacturer:

Harbin

Distributor:

Endure Medical
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Ceftriaxone Na
Indications/Uses
Treatment of susceptible infections eg, chancroid, endocarditis, gastroenteritis, gonorrhea, Lyme disease, meningitis, pneumonia, septicemia, syphilis, typhoid fever & Whipple's disease. Surgical infection prophylaxis.
Dosage/Direction for Use
IV/IM Adult 1-2 g as single or 2 divided doses daily. Severe infection Max: 4 g daily. Childn 50-75 mg/kg daily in 2 divided doses. Max: 2 g. Meningitis Childn 100 mg/kg daily in 2 divided doses; sometimes w/ loading dose of 75 mg/kg. Max: 4 g. Gonorrhea 250 mg IM single dose. Surgical inj prophylaxis 1 g single dose, 0.5-2 hr pre-op.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to cephalosporins
Special Precautions
Avoid prolonged use. Renal failure, hepatic dysfunction. Patients w/ impaired vit K synthesis or low vit K stores. GI disease eg, colitis.
Adverse Reactions
Pain, induration or tenderness at the site of inj. Rash, eosinophilia, thrombocytosis & leukopenia. Diarrhea, elevated SGOT or SGPT & BUN.
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
Haxon powd for inj 1 g
Packing/Price
(+ 10 mL diluent) 1's;10 × 1's
Form
Haxon powd for inj 250 mg
Packing/Price
(+ 5 mL diluent) 1's
Form
Haxon powd for inj 500 mg
Packing/Price
(+ 5 mL diluent) 1's;10 × 1's
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