Kangen

Kangen

kanamycin

Manufacturer:

General Drugs House

Distributor:

General Drugs House
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Kanamycin acid sulfate
Indications/Uses
Resp tract, gonococcal, suppurative infections, UTI, bacillary dysentery, adnexitis, prophylaxis for post-op infections.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult Max daily dose: 1.5 g. Childn 15 mg/kg body wt daily in 2-3 divided doses. Max: 500 mg daily.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to aminoglycosides.
Special Precautions
Reduced or impaired renal function. Pregnancy, lactation. Myasthenia gravis.
Adverse Reactions
Hypersensitivity, ototoxicity, nephrotoxicity; GI upsets, avitaminosis.
Drug Interactions
Blood substitutes, potent diuretics, anaesth or neuromuscular drugs may increase toxicity.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J01GB04 - kanamycin ; Belongs to the class of other aminoglycosides. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Kangen powd for inj 1 g
Packing/Price
5 × 1's
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