Cef-4

Cef-4

ceftazidime

Manufacturer:

Siam Bheasach

Distributor:

Siam Pharmaceutical
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Ceftazidime pentahydrate
Indications/Uses
Bacterial septicemia, meningitis, infection of resp tract, skin & soft tissue, bone & joint infection, UTI. Infections associated w/ haemodialysis & peritoneal dialysis & continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult 1-6 g/day in 2 or 3 divided doses IM or IV. Childn >1 mth to 12 yr 25-50 mg/kg/day 8 hrly IV. Severe infections Increase dose up to 6 g daily IV. Infant <1 mth 50 mg/kg/day in 2 or 3 divided doses.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to cephalosporins & penicillins.
Special Precautions
Hypersensitivity to penicillins. Renal impairment.
Adverse Reactions
Rash, urticarial, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, phlebitis or thrombophlebitis at IV inj site, hypersensitivity reactions.
Drug Interactions
Nephrotoxic drugs.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J01DD02 - ceftazidime ; Belongs to the class of third-generation cephalosporins. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Cef-4 powd for inj 2 g
Packing/Price
1's
Form
Cef-4 powd for inj 500 mg
Packing/Price
1's
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Cef-4 powd for inj 1 g
Packing/Price
1's
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