Akacin

Akacin

amikacin

Manufacturer:

Atlantic Lab

Distributor:

Atlantic Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Amikacin sulfate
Indications/Uses
Short-term treatment of serious infections due to susceptible strains of gm -ve bacteria.
Dosage/Direction for Use
IM/IV Adult 15 mg/kg/day divided bid. Neonate Initial loading dose of 10 mg/kg followed by 15 mg/kg/day in divided doses.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to aminoglycosides.
Special Precautions
Impaired renal function. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Ototoxicity, nephrotoxicity.
Drug Interactions
Increased toxicity w/ potent diuretics, anesth or other aminoglycosides.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J01GB06 - amikacin ; Belongs to the class of other aminoglycosides. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Akacin inj 500 mg/2 mL
Packing/Price
1's
Form
Akacin inj 250 mg/2 mL
Packing/Price
1's
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