Fosfomet

Fosfomet

fosfomycin

Manufacturer:

Atlantic Lab

Distributor:

Atlantic Pharma

Marketer:

Atlantic Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Fosfomycin trometamol 5.631 g (equiv to fosfomycin 3 g)
Indications/Uses
Acute uncomplicated UTI in women caused by susceptible strains of E.coli.
Dosage/Direction for Use
3 g as a single dose & mix in 120 mL of water.
Administration
May be taken with or without food: Mix contents into 90-120 mL water (not hot), stir to dissolve & drink immediately.
Contraindications
Special Precautions
Do not use >1 single dose in treating single episode of acute cystitis. Perform in vitro susceptibility testing before & after completion of therapy. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
GI disturbances including nausea & diarrhea, transient increase of aminotranferases serum conc, headache, visual disturbances, skin rashes. Eosinophilia.
Drug Interactions
Decreased absorption w/ antacids or Ca salts. Lowered serum & urine conc w/ metoclopramide.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J01XX01 - fosfomycin ; Belongs to the class of other antibacterials. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Fosfomet powd for oral liqd 3 g
Packing/Price
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