Akicin

Akicin

amikacin

Manufacturer:

General Drugs House

Distributor:

General Drugs House
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Amikacin sulfate
Indications/Uses
Short-term treatment of serious infections.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & childn 15 mg/kg/day in 2 divided dose. Neonate & premature infant 10 mg/kg then 15 mg/kg in 2 divided doses. Pseudomonas infections 500 mg 8 hrly. Max: 1.5 g/day for ≤10 days. By IM/IV.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity.
Special Precautions
Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Ototoxicity & nephrotoxicity.
Drug Interactions
Toxicity increased by other ototoxic & nephrotoxic drugs. May potentiate effects of neuromuscular blockers.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J01GB06 - amikacin ; Belongs to the class of other aminoglycosides. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Akicin inj 500 mg/2 mL
Packing/Price
10 × 1's
Form
Akicin inj 250 mg/2 mL
Packing/Price
10 × 1's
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