Amikacin Injection Meiji

Amikacin Injection Meiji

amikacin

Manufacturer:

Meiji

Distributor:

DKSH
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Amikacin sulfate
Indications/Uses
Infections due to susceptible strains of gm -ve & gm +ve bacteria. Resp & urinary tract, intra-abdominal, gynecological bacterial septicemia, bone & joint, skin & skin structure infections.
Dosage/Direction for Use
IM Adult, childn & older infant w/ normal renal function 15 mg/kg body wt daily in divided doses 8-12 hrly. Max adult dose: 1.5 g. IV infusion Adult Over 30-60 min. Infant Over 1-2 hr period.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to aminoglycosides.
Special Precautions
Impaired renal function. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Ototoxicity, nephrotoxicity.
Drug Interactions
Increased toxicity w/ potent diuretics, anaesth 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
Amikacin Injection Meiji inj 500 mg/2 mL
Packing/Price
10 × 1's
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